Day 6 - Chengdu
We were back to hotel by noon after visiting the Panda Breeding Base in the morning.
As the rest of the gang went shopping for the day, Ayi and I decided to spend the afternoon in Wenshuyuan 文殊院 .....
|Wenshuyuan, 66 Wenshuyuan St, CaoShiJie, Qingyang Qu, Chengdu.|
|A vegetarian lunch today at Xiang Yuan, Wenshuyuan|
|inside the restaurant|
|looking out into the courtyard from the restaurant|
|High tech ordering system via a tablet aka Ipad ...|
|A delicious vegetarian lunch at Xiang Yuan|
|After lunch, we decided to relax at the garden as the weather was nice and cool at 20C today ....|
|and we had tea, just like what the folks do here ....|
|Drinking tea in a tea house/garden is the favourite pastime of the locals here....|
|Green Tea and Sunflower Seeds|
|Ear cleaning is a popular ritual here .....|
wandering around in Wenshuyuan ......
|a quiet street|
|man peddling snacks ...|
|an old street|
|a tea house|
|man asleep in the tea house garden....zzzzzz|
|another tea house|
|a busy tea house .....|
|wandering around .....|
|local snacks .....|
After spending the afternoon here, we went back to our hotel, freshened up, had dinner, and later took a taxi to the airport for our red eye flight home.
Goodbye Chengdu, Goodbye Jiuzhaiguo, we had a wonderful 6 days holiday here, and its fun going on holiday with a group of friends too .....
|Air Asia Flight D7 327, Chengdu to Kuala Lumpur 2355-0445+|