Tag Archives: China

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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Weekly Photo Challenge: Rounded

On our trip to Zhangjaijie, China last month to see the beautiful and majestic Tianmen Mountain (天門山), we had to take a bus and long cable car ride in order to get to the very top of the mountain to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Glow

On the second day of our trip to Zhangjaijie in Hunan, China in the late summer of 2017, we visited the Fenghuang County at night to see the beautiful ancient city and town.  The entire street and river were donned with … Continue reading

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Hotel Review: Yuantong Hotel in Changsha, China

We stayed here for one night on Sept 13, 2017 for our first night in Changsha, China.  We got to the hotel at 9 p.m. and checked in.  We were in room 1301. We got one room key which electronically … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Heritage

A part of the Chinese heritage includes these thousands of terracotta warriors that were made in the Qin dynasty as part of funerary art for the first Emperor of China to protect him in his afterlife. I can’t ever forget the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Opposites

This photo was taken in Xi’an in the summer of 2013 when I was travelling with the DiSCOVER group to China.  We were biking on the Ancient City Wall and encountering the magnificent buildings that were all along this 13.7 km … Continue reading

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Private Media Tasting at Morals Village Hot Pot

Morals Village Hot Pot is a hot pot chain originating in China that is very popular, seeing over 600 locations!  Recently, they have expanded to Canada, being the only country outside of China that is lucky enough to have Morals … Continue reading

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