Asia, China

China Day 5: Hengdian – Suzhou

Tidbits: -People were right about bargaining especially in tourist areas. I was able to bargain something down to 25% its offered price today. -canadian hotels should adopt the key-in-slot-for-electricity idea. 1. Save electricity. 2. Prevent misplacing keys. -this is the most chinese food I've had in my life. 5th day straight of meals entirely of… Continue reading China Day 5: Hengdian – Suzhou

Asia, China

China Day 4: Hangzhou – Yiwu – Hengdian

Highlight: chinese specialty #1-tea farm! Got to taste AA and emperor grade green tea here and learnt a lot about tea. Awesome guide with and great sense of humour! Lowlight: hotel. I'm sorry but with my keen sense of smell, this doesn't cut it. Weirdest experience: went to the Hengdian's Chinese-style Universal Studios and noticed… Continue reading China Day 4: Hangzhou – Yiwu – Hengdian