Yunqi Haihang Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hangzhou
... interested with Google Translator and his photos.As`we walked the footpath, we had another of those 'Never in NZ!' events. 3 girls, 17ish, Drama students, ran up to us with signs in Chinese, and said in perfect English "we want a hug". Some guys looked on in amazement, so Warwick offered the guys a hug and they ran away.
Tomorrow we take the fast train to Shanghai where Teresa (CS from Kunming two years ago) and Joyce (a young woman Warwick chatted to on a flight back ...
... some unusual finials and wall mounted fancy brackets, then left to head back to the plastic factory as they were remodifying one of the dies. By this time it was 9.15pm as we stopped to get something to eat along the way. We stayed until about 11pm as there was still problems with the die,and everyone was frustrated as to why the part isn't right. We still had 80kms until we got back to hotel so it was a very late night ...
... the mantra, while riding my bike mile after mile on an incredible sunny day, my legs became much less tired, my mind became uncharacteristically clear and tranquil, I felt a tiny glimpse of being one with the universe.
As I pedaled to my old home “Xiasha”, I pedaled through the kilometers of back waters, on the Southern side of the wide Qaintang, as I whispered to myself, “Om Mani Padmi ...
... taxi driver refused to let us put a suitcase in the car, the silly
girl organising the taxis wouldn't let us take one of the larger taxis
as it threw her 'more than my job's worth system' out of sync and we had
to make a call to Sunny in head office to speak to a police officer to
get him to get us a taxi. One of the many frustrating 'China moments' ...
... many times. Hence I decide to blindly follow and make sure I dont get lost!!! (In future trips - getting lost seems to be a great way to explore places..more on that later). Trains in China are never late - they arrive exactly on time and leave on time. Many prefer to take trains than flights where ever possible. And thus came another 1st - Bullet train experience!!! :) My lonely planet mention a long long list of places to see and I wonder if ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services