Travel Blogs from Dalian, China

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Beer festival in Dalian - 17-28 July 2008, Dalian, China travel blog

Beer festival in Dalian - 17-28 July 2008

A travel blog entry by happysheep

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... knowledge match,etc.. . . . And here's another listing: Dalian is one of the most heavily developed industrial areas of China. Dalian boasts of a port which is turning out to be very crucial for growth of International trade. The city boasts of ...

rainy days, Dalian, China travel blog

rainy days

A travel blog entry by tofudan

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... old china, apart from the very occasional alleyway with a chaotic string of food stands and vendors. i imagine dalian is what the chinese government wants all of china to be like (apart from those old places that generate tourist dollars). dalian is known ...

My first haircut in China, Dalian, China travel blog

My first haircut in China

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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Gosh - talking about a haircut on a blog?!?! I hope I am not boring you. But it was interesting. I saw a small barber shop around the corner from my apartment and it didn't look too fancy so I hoped it would be inexpensive to go there and get a haircut. ...

Strandpause, Dalian, China travel blog

Strandpause

A travel blog entry by lexboo

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... einem Interessanten Undefinierbaren Frühstück. Wollten wir die berühmten und "sauberen" Strände von Dalian entdecken. Welche sich wie erwartet als kleine Müllkippen herausstellten, die Tatsache das die Strände schmutzig sind ...

Month One in Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Month One in Dalian

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... ;Chinese version of German beer and food.  German rock and roll band, probably pretty good if it mattered. China, or at least Dalian is entertainment for me.  It's a relatively wealthy city being one of the 14 enterprise cities ...

Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian

A travel blog entry by mert1149

I left Shenyang on a train bound for the seaside city of Dalian, with a journey time about equivalent to that of London to Edinburgh (I have no idea if the distance is equivalent; I suspect it's not as far). On board I spotted ...

Lessons To Live By, Dalian, China travel blog

Lessons To Live By

A travel blog entry by tgreider

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... behind persistent stomach problems, is just unfair. Finally, I'll end with a bit of lighthearted humor: Matt and I recently visited Dalian, another coastal city much like Qingdao. While enjoying a lovely walk through the park, we couldn't help but take ...

Dalian Front Doors, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian Front Doors

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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Dalian Front Doors These photos are random, no other criteria other than they include the front of buildings in Dalian China.  These photos are not necessarily about architecture, they are a sample of the buildings and entries on any street in ...

Dalian Streets, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian Streets

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... to sell the same crap you can buy for half as much 6 blocks South on the other pedestrian street, Tianjin Jie, Dalian's original market street.  Tianjin is about 1500 meters long, starts at the Train Station and winds through several streets ...

My day job, Dalian, China travel blog

My day job

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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In July, after my training was complete, I started teaching in the English school in Kai fa qu. It has been quite an experience. My teaching schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. My first class is C4 (students age: around 10) and I teach for ...

And then there was China, Dalian, China travel blog

And then there was China

A travel blog entry by vasquez3

China is an epic that will be caught up with ...

City of Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

City of Dalian

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... ,machinery, petroleum refinery, chemical engineering, metallurgy, textile, electronics, and housewares. It has China's largest convention facility, the Dalian Xinghai Convention & Exhibition Center, which comfortably hosted the International Beer ...

Year 2, Dalian, China travel blog

Year 2

A travel blog entry by hansen.eric

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after a pleasant summer in canada, it's time to return to work at the maple leaf international school in dalian, ...

China Exit and transportation, Dalian, Biejing, Nanjing, Qingdao, China travel blog

China Exit and transportation

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... the cable car.  Mao also liked to joke about bodily functions.   Surprisingly, bicycles are not that popular in Dalian.  The government discourages bike riding because of the danger in Dalian's traffic.  Too bad too, because Dalian ...

Chinese New Year, Dalian, China travel blog

Chinese New Year

A travel blog entry by rivers2007

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Some pictures & videos of chinese new year in Dalian. So chinese new year is upon us. No wonder gun powder was invented here. They probably use the most in the world. Even more gun powder then the states you say? I'd reckon ...

Back to Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Back to Dalian

A travel blog entry by ruthbarz

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In China..., Dalian, China travel blog

In China...

A travel blog entry by kathryn.klug

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... . She lives in the US and was going to Dalian too, to go to her sister's wedding. Imagine that!   When we got to Dalian we made it through the airport without a hitch and we had people from the University waiting for us. It was a relief because we ...

Day trip in Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Day trip in Dalian

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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... of where we needed to go, we set out. First stop – Olympic square. The Olympic rings gave it away as we pulled up. Dalian has a famous Olympic hurdler that they are proud of and I think that was his statue in the square. I said he is famous but I ...

Dalian Peking Opera, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian Peking Opera

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... , like this one:   Dalian Opera on Youtube:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTznhLlfke8   And a short article about Dalian's Opera at:  http://english.dl.gov.cn/info/157282_231894.htm   Peking Opera Performance of "Xi Fu ...

Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian

A travel blog entry by kenped

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... their energy needs, and that is considerable with 6 million population!  The tour guide said that since it is cooler in Dalian than inland, many Chinese have second homes here.  It averages about 80 in summer; about 24 in winter. The streets ...

Cool and Clear, Dalian, China travel blog

Cool and Clear

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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I have decided that I am going to roast once I get back to south Texas. Hot in Dalian, China is 90 degrees and that is long gone here. I hope I am still acclimated to real hot weather because I haven't felt hot here. Sure I get a little sweaty walking ...

Dalian Street Art, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian Street Art

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... by Russians in 1904 with the help of French architects who laid out a European scheme of interconnecting public spaces.  Today Dalian has about 70 squares resulting from the geometry of the initial plan, which continues to be expanded as the city ...

Bummel Bahn, Dalian, China travel blog

Bummel Bahn

A travel blog entry by lexboo

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... Spaß ist noch nie Nachts von 23.34 bis 11.30 in China zugefahren :D Etwas übermüdet und hungrig, sind wir in Dalian angekommen leider ist das Wetter gerade nicht so schön weswegen wir morgen erst uns Dalian richtig angucken ...

Food Street Markets, Dalian, China travel blog

Food Street Markets

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... foot or by bicycle."   The buildings and outdoor sheds are a fairly recent addition to the local market.  Dalian's large farmers' markets were ordered several years ago to construct overhead shelters to protect products and people from the ...

Making like a foetus tree playing hockey, Dalian, Liaoning, China travel blog

Making like a foetus tree playing hockey

A travel blog entry by ataritouchme

Just about ready to ...

Throwing stuff in the backpack, Dalian, Liaoning, China travel blog

Throwing stuff in the backpack

A travel blog entry by cutiebanana

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What to ...

Dalian Food, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian Food

A travel blog entry by nietsreuef

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... iron grille.  But most famous in the whole country, the barbecues usually open at midnight, a good place for a party."   Dalian's pride is the restaurant seafood.  The City has a reputation throughout SE Asia as a food paradise.  ...

Dalian, Dalian, China travel blog

Dalian

A travel blog entry by ruthwarren

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... is gray because of the weather or the pollution. We ate lunch at the Shangri-La Hotel, a five star hotel in Dalian's financial district. The Japanese influence was evident. The buffet included sushi and five Japanese mothers sat behind us with their ...

Hogar, Dalian, Liaoning, China travel blog

Hogar

A travel blog entry by ataritouchme

That's it. Maybe some other time I'll make it to the other places in China I still want to visit, like Inner Mongolia, Tibet, and a lot more of Sichuan and Yunnan. Oh, and by special request, a few approximates: total hours on a train/bus (almost all ...

TEFL, Dalian, China travel blog

TEFL

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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... TEFL course. So, I arrived on July 2 and my classes began on July 3. I am living in Kai fa qu, therefore, to get to Dalian for the training I take the bus to the light rail station and then take the light rail to Dalian and then the bus to the school ...

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