Wuxie Holiday Hotel
Travel Blogs from Zhuji
... experience I would have been totally shocked. But somehow that was not so bad at all. Not a good planning from our side but what shall you do?!
We left our suitcases in the hotel and drove off in direction of the mountains. We drove along tea plantations and some beautiful landscape and arrived after about an hour at the cable car station. Waiting for the cable car there was only one other western person besides us. About half an hour waiting it took to get ...
... cafe and got eggs, which was okay. I thought it was funny how, when we asked for jam to go with our toast they gave us ketchup.
It was about a three hour bus ride to our hotel. The original plan was to stop for the afternoon at the nine dragons waterfall that comes from the mountain, but as it had been raining really hard for the last 3 days, the tour guide advised not to go today and we ended up going strait to the hotel. We got there at 4 o'clock-ish and had a ...
... combinations to get there. And even tried an
alternative travel destination (Cili) and alas- it looked like my holiday plans
were a waste after all.
So as I sulked back down the road towards school…low and
behold…a random and golden opportunity came my way in the form of a text! From
Richard! Lol! A teacher I had recently interviewed with at an international
school in Zhuji, in Zhejiang province (get a map people- but its right below ...
As we drove around the city, all we could see was huge boxes everywhere and trucks moving goods around. We were pretty sure this is where a lot of good are made and we could make out factories in the buildings. It was eye opening especially after all the documentaries we have seen.
We then went to another city called Hengdian, which is China's equivalent to Hollywood and Universal Studios. ...
... and possibly make some money. PM me for a picture of some spectacular samples of pearl, coral, turquiose and more. The pearls a the best bang for the buck. I have a source for excellent pearls at prices a westerner would not believe.
The next day the four of us went to the great trading city known as 'Yiwu". Yiwu has a jewelry wholesale market that defies imagination. Pearls and stones as far as the eye can see. We ...