Happy Chinese New Year from Hainan!


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March 1st 2015
Published: March 10th 2015
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Becky and I spent our Chinese Spring Festival holiday around Sanya, Hainan Province. Hainan is the largest Chinese island and is located off the coast of northern Vietnam. The Chinese nickname Hainan the “Chinese Hawaii.” I think it’s actually more like the “Chinese Florida” because there are thousands (millions? Hard to say, really!) of retired people (mostly from Dong Bei = China’s N... Read Full Entry



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in Sanya, feb 2015
great lively place!great lively place!
great lively place!

Quite an experience for the eyes, the nose and your ears!
street scenestreet scene
street scene

exotic fruit: one of the best things about Sanya
I could have spent hours there I could have spent hours there
I could have spent hours there

just observing everyone and everything
street scenestreet scene
street scene

this is Hainan!
Becky's parents brought mutton from Xinjiang Province!Becky's parents brought mutton from Xinjiang Province!
Becky's parents brought mutton from Xinjiang Province!

Good food! A bit hot for Hainan though...



10th March 2015
Beautiful setting at Yanoda

What a scene!
You have such a great attitude toward what might be, for me, massive overload. How great that you were able to enjoy the constant circus and also get out by yourselves on the beaches and mountain! Best wishes for another longish holiday, and Happy New Year!
11th March 2015
Beautiful setting at Yanoda

Happy Year of the Ram, Tara!
It's always nice to hear from you. How have you been? Certain beaches were super crowded in Hainan but I knew they would be. We managed to get away from it all. It was sunny, it was warm, we ate well, we had ice cream and tons of fruit every day, I got to practice my Chinese every day and see Becky finally relax... Life was great in Hainan!
12th March 2015
Happy in Sanya

Salut
Sacré Jérémy ! où que tu sois, tu trouves toujours des plages de rêve... et des jolies filles ! ;) merci pour tes nouvelles, c'est toujours un plaisir de te lire, bises de tes cousins d'Auvergne

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