Travel Blogs from Suzhou
... m there to give the students a break. I have to read a storybook with them, so at the beginning of the lesson I quickly review the story from last week, then get through this week's story before we play games. The storybook is unfortunately badly written, and also a level or two too difficult for the majority of students - it's great for those who have extra English tuition and English speaking parents, but for those who aren't focussing on English it's that little bit ...
... we split up into two tables. Overall we had something like 12 dishes total-- there was duck, fish, lotus, broccoli, watermelon, curry, beef, rice, ham and more. Once we were full and done sitting around talking, we went back outside to see the skyline lit up. Seeing that at night was one of my most favorite things we do so far on the ...
... little restaurant and bar called Sicily. Here, I ordered a Long Island, had delicious lasagna, and finished with a scoop of ice cream with baileys. That had to be one of my most favorite meals this whole trip. On the way back from dinner we stopped at a small store to pick up some snacks and drinks. Finally we made it home for the night. Nick, Tony, Trisha, Victoria, Dana, and I all went to Cory's room to hang out and finished our night off talking and listening to ...
... expensive. We inquired about a huge piece depicting a Jade vase. I was thinking it would look great in the foyer of our house. It will not be leaving Suzhou. The price 1 million US $$, ha, ha!
Tonino Lamborghini Hotel where we are for one night is fashioned after an Ancient Garden complex. Every part of the hotel takes advantage of the environment -- the water, Jinji Lake, trees, birds and the sky. A real treat to enjoy the experience.
... beautiful things you find. Half the time, the photos the photos won't show how beautiful/impressive/interesting the sights are anyway.
Bonus: Have fun and don't worry when things don't go to plan!
Things don't always go exactly the way you had imagined. This isn't always a bad thing. Don't let complications ruin your trip, you just have to take them in your stride and add them to your list of anecdotes for when you get ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services