All Seasons Hotel Xi'An Fengcheng 2nd
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... taxi first.
This is the sort of experience that only bears telling about after, since clearly I'm typing this so I survived to tell the tale. Anyone who's ever taken a tuk-tuk in China is probably laughing right now because they know what I'm about to say. The driver started the ride by going about 200m in the wrong direction, against traffic including cars and buses, before taking a left turn right into more oncoming traffic.
That was just the ...
... what to say in this reflection blog, because I don't want to think about leaving. All I can say is that I've loved almost every minute of this crazy, exciting, AMAZING trip, and I don't want it to end.
Even though I miss my family, friends, and dog, I'm not ready to leave Vicki, mu Chinese family and all of the really awesome people that I've met on this trip. I have absolutely 0.0 regrets about this adventure. I made friends I know I will keep for a LONG time, and ...
... made all new warriers, but to be honest, the entire time we were there (all hour and a half of it), about 3 minutes was spent in the 'workshop' and the rest we were left to walk around the 5 roomed, ridiculously overpriced shop. Instantly on arrival we were given a 'special' 20% discount if that gives you any idea.Anyway, after standing around there refusing to buy anything, we headed to the actual Terracotta Warriers. There are 3 ...
... students weren't afraid to stare.
Once we had all arrived, we ate breakfast in the canteen- managing to order haphazardly from the cafeteria workers, who spoke no English. We then received a short tour. Afterwards, the principle of Tie Yi and some of the students gave us a welcome ceremony. We received a gift bag with a schedule, our uniforms and a small Chinese screen. we went ...
Thursday morning - I got up to give an 8am class, but again.... NO students!!!
A lady tried to explain why, but communication between us was limited, but i figured it was meant to be that the class ran on alternative weeks and this was a week off.
Ah well my 10:10 students did turn up - was good to see them all again. :)
Once class was over... Mom and I were on the go again - on our way to Xi'an...
i know ...