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Mountain, Lake, and the Naughty Rain – Part 1@ Beginning of Auspiciousness

Dragon Boat Festival is one of the distinctest Chinese festivals. And of course, the dragon boat and Zongzi is the key words of that days. And the place where we chose to make a trip is the very place to have a nice festival, cause Zhaoqing has both two leading roles of this festival. First, […]

Jun 15th, 2009 | Posted in Tour

Mountain, Lake, and the Naughty Rain – Part 2@ Star Lake

On 28th May, Our journey began. ~~:cool: The rain fall during these days is called Dragon Boat water. That means it bring enough water to help people to row the dragon boats. Anyways, it’s a good sign for the farmers too. So it rains several times when we were on the coach. But luckily it […]

Jun 18th, 2009 | Posted in Tour

Mountain, Lake, and the Naughty Rain – Part 3@ Up to the Dinghu Mountain

It was still Raining on the next day’s morning. But this naughty rain couldn’t stop us, we finished our breakfast and take a bus to our main target of this trip — the Dinghu Mountain. “Ding(鼎)” is an ancient Chinese vessel with legs and a lid. In Chinese history and culture, possession of an ancient […]

Jun 24th, 2009 | Posted in Tour

Mountain, Lake, and the Naughty Rain – Part 4@ On the Top of Dinghu Mountain

As we talk about at the last post, Dinghu Mountain is named by its shape on the top. And to make this name more attractive, people built a park to place many real “Ding”s. So that is the Bao Ding park, sited on one of three tops of Dinghu Mountain. At the front gate, we […]

Jun 26th, 2009 | Posted in Tour