Travel Blogs from Yibin
... br> Next to the park is a very important building. This building is a special house for the Chinese government. This was the house where the Chinese government first started. We were not able to go inside, but we did get some pictures by the door.
I was very tired after all the walking so Auntie Rachel and I decided to take the metro to our next stop. The metro is a special train that goes underground. There were so many people ...
... tree. As we waited for Principal Gu 4:30 turned into 5 and 5 turned into 6:15. This is quite common in Chinese culture. At 6:15 we decided to take the photo with all principals except for Principal Gu and we continued on to a farewell dinner.
The dinner was held in a very nice hotel (Where Mr. O. stayed last year) and was very formal. Here I exchanged gifts with the principals and began to say ...
... English so that they will be motivated to continue learning. I hope I was successful.
This afternoon I pretended to begin packing, but mostly pulled everything into the center of the room and stared at the intimidating and monstrous pile of misplaced things.
Frank met me at my hotel and took me to buy some green tea to take back with me. I've become quite the addict.
Today Auntie Rachel and I joined our friend Jeff and his family for a day in the mountains!
First we took a long road trip on really windy roads. We saw so many farmers and it was so beautiful and green! When we reached the top of the mountain there was a really big, gorgeous lake! Next, we loaded up on the boat and went on a tour of the lake. It was so pretty!
After our tour on the lake we ...
Today was ideal weather for the locals of Nanxi. It was cool and cloudy with occasional spits of rain.
I encountered a few technological difficulties at the Middle School this morning. My USB was not working properly and I was unable to access my lessons. So...I had to improvise! I forget how much I rely on technology...until it fails me. So, I ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking