Tag: China

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Noodles in f***ing ferry

Just great! We have been waiting for one hour until the ferry will start moving. It is really humid and warm  on board. So many people around and some of them even smoking! I have managed to eat some noodles. I have bought the box of noodles on board. Went to put hot water on …

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Feet massage in Guilin

My feet were so tired so I’ve decided to get some feet massage. I’ve heard it is really good in here and cheap (it was just 12 RMB). First the guy, he was around 15-16 years old, washed my feet in warm water and then started putting oil on them. It smells so good and …

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7am morning in Yangshuo

I hate to wake up early! Especially on my holidays! Yesterday I had not much to sleep and had to get up so early. I am having a problem drying my clothes, because they don’t dry out in the room due to the humidity. The only way I can dry it is on myself ha ha …

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Cormorants in Yangshuo

Today after the trip on motorcycles we went to see the cormorants fishing. It was a bit cruel, since they tie up their throats and force them to fish and since they cannot swallow they came out and give out the fish or better to say the man squeezes them out through their necks. Somehow …

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Motorcycles in Yangshuo

I am not going to write a lot for now, because going for a dinner and I still need to take a quick shower. I have spent all day on a motorcycle.  Don’t be alarmed it was just electrical one! However, it was a great fun and an extreme one! If I can drive in China, …

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Going to the mountains

I am meant to go to the hills near Guilin (they almost look like mountains). Those hills are surrounding Guilin.  It is so hot outside that actually I don’t even want to leave the hostel, but I have to if I want to see anything. We are going to rent the bicycles with my roommate after breakfast. We …

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Last purchases before the trip

Finally I have purchased the last things for the trip today: Melarone (pills from Malaria) 13 tablets – 201Lt (~£50) iPod touch charger – 113Lt (~£28) (somehow it feels that Apple ripped me off for the charger!) South China map – 30Lt(~£8). Very good shop. Full of different kinds of maps. Address Sėlių g. 66.  It was a …