my trip to guangzhou in pictures

November 29, 2010, I left Guam for Hong Kong with my dad via Continental Airlines. We stayed at Nikko Hotel for a couple of nights. He was meeting with his old friends from 30 years ago. They were having some sort of reunion I guess. I just followed my dad and his friend for the most part.


After 2 days in HK, we went on a 2 hour train ride to Shenzhen (China). Got there with maybe one too many luggages -- China's taxi cab trunks are hella small. We ate at home for most of our trip. Did enough walking to last us a whole year. I should have bought more stuff but a lot of their clothes were for winter. The young people are pretty style conscious these days. If only I were returning back to America instead of Guam, I could have used some of those coats and sweaters and boots. OH EM JAY. They have so many shoes. SO SO SO many shoes. I only bought two pairs... of sneakers -__-. Things are really cheap, just the way I like it...but I don't think I can live there without a translator :(


hello, byebye.

All photos were taken by me, so if there's any back story or question you wanna know about a photo leave a comment and I'll try to explain/answer to the best of my ability :). and also I was lazy to write up captions for each pictures. so ask meee if you're curious.



14 Responses to “my trip to guangzhou in pictures”

justbloglah said...
December 24, 2010 at 7:43 AM

where is this place? I mean the photo of the river which have old houses?

Keren Tracy said...
December 24, 2010 at 7:52 AM

beautiful pictures. is that a green tea oreo ?

Sindy said...
December 24, 2010 at 8:37 AM

@ justbloglah: are you talking about the black and white photo? my dad said that area is called Litchi Bay... though i'm not really sure if he's right

@ Keren Tracy: thank you so much :). and yup that is a green tea oreo <333

justbloglah said...
December 24, 2010 at 8:49 AM

Yes the black & white photo plus the photo at the bottom left with river too.

But i google Litchi Bay, it is in Vietnam?

Sindy said...
December 24, 2010 at 9:03 AM

@ justbloglah Sorry, I'm not really familiar with that area. but both pictures are of the same place. It's not in Vietnam, it's in Guangzhou, China. My dad just said it was called Litchi Bay... I can't really find much information on it on Google either. sorry about that >_<..

justbloglah said...
December 24, 2010 at 9:22 AM

Finally i found it. Thks Sindy.

Anonymous said...
December 25, 2010 at 4:04 PM

these are gorgeous! :)

lynnette said...
December 27, 2010 at 8:52 AM

MERRY CHRISTMAS, SINDY! :) Well, a belated one anyway. I love love love looking at your photos. Each one is so beautifully composed and taken. Which part of Guangzhou did you guys go to? And which are your fav parts of HK/GZ?

Sindy said...
December 28, 2010 at 3:31 AM

happy holidays lynette!!.. aw!. i love looking at yours as well.

guangzhou. we went to beijing road. renmin rd. up down nine road. lol... this wholesale area called white horse. did a lot of window shopping. or street window shopping. but barely bought anything. haha.

hong kong, even though i was born there. i have really no clue about anything besides the ladies street market. haha

kibberon said...
December 29, 2010 at 5:17 PM

You really are a good photographer, I hope you're aware. I love that dog. Also, are those kiwi seeds in the yellow bowl?

best wishes in the new year :]

justbloglah said...
December 31, 2010 at 2:54 AM

just came back from Guangzhou. Visited Litchi bay. Thks for the info.

Sindy said...
January 1, 2011 at 4:50 AM

@ kibberon aw shucks thank you for thinking so :)... just a hobby i love to do. but thank you so much for thinking so. poor doggy though..haha. i couldn't really tell if it was like a rare breed or something until i looked at its forehead LOL. and for the yellowbowl, i think those are basil seeds. it was from a little booth place called "honeymoon dessert" at a foodcourt in hong kong. very refreshing:)

@ justbloglah no problem!.. glad i could help:)

Kaitlyn McCall said...
January 3, 2011 at 11:03 PM

ABSOLUTELY amazingly breathtaking photos.
Soo lucky.
I will get there one day!!

LOVE if you'd visit me!

Stay tuned for my upcoming giveaway!

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