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Travel Blogs from Jinan
... extra and it looked really small from the outside. Like just about everywhere in Jinan, the zoo was under construction so it was a little loud all over and difficult to navigate around the blocked pathways. The didactics were also only in Chinese so I am afraid I didn't come away having learned anything from the zoo. The zoo had some of the usual animals that you usually see at zoos like lions, elephants, giraffes and peacocks but there were some interesting ...
A gourmet seafood lunch
Went to 小青島and 中山公圉
Qingdao, 5 hrs on a bus to 濟南(Jinan)
8 types of dumplings for dinner, plus many other dishes. Ducky, my favorite. A big
Flooding in our hotel washroom, The Grand Tower Hotel , horrific experience. We had changed our room.
It is now Saturday morning in Jinan, and the concert is tonight. The last couple of days have been relatively routine days of rehearsals and resting in between. I have been on my own for lunch and dinner every day, and that has meant lots of good rest and preparation for rehearsals.
Rehearsals have gone well. The program has come together nicely, and I'm hopeful the concert will go well tonight. The orchestra likes the music. They enjoy trying to bring the American style ...
... entire morning 5 days a week. There are two sections of this class, so I taught one on Wednesday and the other on Thursday. Some of the kids have been in the class for about a year so their English is pretty good, but others are not. A lot of Chinese kids are pretty shy too, and one boy in the Thursday class started crying as soon as I walked in. The half day classes are normally taught by one of the Chinese teachers here, but each class is supposed ...
... times actually going into the kitchen to tell the chef how to do his or her job. Usually, intense and boisterous discussions ensue about the food and how it's going to be cooked. It's pretty entertaining to watch. So, I went out and partook in the festivities a bit.
After dinner was ordered we went back to our private room and almost immediately the dishes started arriving. It was then that random guy opened the first bottle of 百酒 and ...