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We left sunny Shanghai and travelled along the freeway for a few hours to reach the ancient historical capital of Hangzhou, one of 8 capitals in China's history and the home of our sister school, No14 Hangzhou Middle School.
We arrived and were invited to join the senior students celebrate International Day in the school Gym. The students ...
We soaked up the scenery, snapped pictures and reluctantly made our way back down to the Ying family restaurant and tea farm. Here we were served a delicious, local lunch on an outside patio with views of the tea plantation around us.
After lunch we learned about and observed how the tea leaves are processed after picking .All teas come from the same plant; the Camellia sinensis, which I thoroughly photographed earlier today. It is how the leaves ...
... was smelly, messy work! The workers were all curious about this group of ladies snapping photos of them as they worked. Most ignored us and kept to their task. Some stopped, smiled and showed us the insides of the mussel with all the pearls inside. A young woman we saw had the task of shoveling the leftover shells into a truck where they would be ground and made into fertilizer or feed we were told. I think any of the tasks we saw could be featured on one of those reality shows ...
Barely took any photos in Hangzhou as it ****** it down most of the time we were there but here are a few. Hangzhou isn't much of a wintery place really as most of the activities are based around the lake. We attempted to walk around it on my birthday but got soaked through so went to a silk museum instead. I told you it was three wet and wild girls let loose in China...We made up for the ****** weather by going for some real nice food at a restaurant called Grean Tea restaurant though. ...
This morning I woke up late, standard, to a text from Becky saying she was bringing me some noodles for lunch, yum! So kind :) She had to pop out to sort out some work stuff, but about 1pm she came back to the flat and we went to a bike ride to the lake where Sylvia took me earlier in the week. We had a nice walk around the lake and biked back to ...