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... and offer their wares to you, so you have to keep a purposeful and non-committal forward progress. The slightest eye contact or hesitation and you are lost! Passing back out of the market we continued along the main shopping street, and then when we felt we had gone far enough, turned into a side street which was lined along the right hand side with another long row of street food stalls, all seemingly popular and doing a roaring ...
... It upset me when people only care about China in term of its economy. They go off saying, "Chinese will be the next business language and the jobs are going to China." That is so superficial because it ignores acknowledging Chinese culture and people only about money.
By the way, do not expect it to be easy to get a job in China. Why would a Chinese company hire an American if they can pay a Chinese worker so cheap? On top of that, if you do not want to live ...
... games of darts and shared his rich eclection (Mary's word: eclectic + collection) of music.
All throughout this nice holiday, I was also doing some soul searching. My job teaching part-time at the children's museum just fell through (they are moving and are not sure when they will reopen.) However, the group funding the museum offered me the same salary to be a curriculum designer for new ...
... up walking by the National Art Museum. We could not take a tour because we had left our passports at the hotel, and you needed a Chinese ID card or international passport to enter...weird!
We found a city park and wandered through taking some pictures of local life. We saw elderly men playing 象棋, jeung kei, a version of chess, and Hutongs. Hutong is a typical lane or narrow ...
... present and its natural beauty. I only wish we knew more Mandarin; the language barrier had been tough. But we carry home with us images of the Great Wall, the majestic karst mountains, the rolling hills of rice terraces, and so much more. These memories will sustain us until we can visit this special place again.
Beijing weather: high of 84 degrees
Detroit weather: high of 78 degrees
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