Day 8

We left our luxurious hotel this morning and headed to Tongli, an ancient town. Here we saw a traditional house and the White Hills kids all bought a giant oyster to get the pearls inside. Cody’s pearls were huge and he had them made into a bracelet. The oysters cost 50 yuan each($10) and it cost him another 50 to have it made into the bracelet. We went on a gondola ride and viewed working cormorants catching fish, fascinating stuff. We purchased a few more ‘bargains’ in the shops in Tongali before heading back to Shanghai where we will see the ERA Circus
We then enjoyed a yummy lunch again!

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2 Comments on Day 8

  1. Nicole Logan
    June 8, 2017 at 5:00 pm (12 months ago)

    Pearls
    Great job Cody

    Reply
  2. Jo McDonald
    June 9, 2017 at 1:02 am (12 months ago)

    Not long now to we hear all about your amazing adventures can’t wait

    Reply

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