Category Archives: Travel

Day 4 in Changsha, China 2017: Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, Tianzi “Avatar” Mountains

September 16, 2017:  We visited the infamous mountains today made internationally known by the movie “Avatar”!  But first, we had a continental breakfast early in the morning at 6:30 a.m. in the dining room at the Mellow Crystal Hotel.  This … Continue reading

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Day 3 in Changsha, China 2017: Tianmen Mountain, Glass Floor Cliff Path, Tianmen Fox Fairy Show

September 15, 2017:  The day started early with a 6 a.m. morning call and departure at 7:30 a.m.  After we got ready, we went to the same restaurant we went to last night for dinner for the continental breakfast. Breakfast selection … Continue reading

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Hotel Review: Fengting International Hotel in Changsha

We stayed here for one night on September 14, 2017. This hotel was located in the ancient city streets of Fenghuang County.  You can see in the photos how ancient-looking it really was. As such, the hotel lobby was dim … Continue reading

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Day 2 in Changsha, China 2017: 7-Hour Bus Ride & Beautiful Fenghuang County

September 14, 2017: On our first full day in Changsha, we woke up at 6:15 a.m. and got ready to go downstairs to eat breakfast on the fourth floor.  It was a complimentary continental breakfast, Chinese style.  There weren’t many … Continue reading

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Peking Duck Wrap at Pret a Manger

September 28, 2017: Sandi had asked me about Pret a Manger in preparation for her trip to Asia next year.  There was a Pret a Manger in the Hong Kong airport that she wanted to visit because she wanted to … Continue reading

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Healthy Drinks and Herbal Jelly from Hung Fook Tong

September 27, 2017: After almost three weeks of enjoying their healthy drinks, here is a brief blog post about it.  Hung Fook Tong is a company that specializes in selling healthy drinks and herbal jelly.  Apparently, they are the biggest … Continue reading

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Dim Sum Galore at Chiuchow Garden in Shatin

September 27, 2017: For dim sum today with relatives, we went to Chiuchow Garden (潮庭) in Sha Tin New Town Plaza.  I’ve been there for dinner for sure but uncertain whether I had been here for dim sum and whether it … Continue reading

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