26 Apr '16, 6am

Hainan Wan Quan Town 海南琼海市万泉镇 https://t.co/SP0QgHPtWf

Hainan Wan Quan Town 海南琼海市万泉镇 https://t.co/SP0QgHPtWf

When I was in Haikou, I was introduced to an official who is from Wanquan. He invited me to visit his hometown. So one afternoon, with my relatives, we went to Wanquan town to visit my new friend. We went by car but I discovered there is public transport from Jiaji town to Wanquan town. It costs 2 renminbi only. As it was a rather small town, we decided to take a walk through it on that quiet weekday. Fortunately it was not a sunny day, so we enjoyed the tour without getting "baked". haha... Wanquan town was renovated in recent years to promote tourism. My new friend narrated memories of his childhood in Wanquan, he had a hard life as his family was poor and his hometown was mainly into farming and fishing then. During the day, the town is very quiet. At night, the little town would be packed with visitors arriving for their local food. We should have visited in the evenin...

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