Dongfang Gongxiao Hotel
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... I thought that was soooo sweet, and I gave her a big hug to thank her.
Then we left and came back to the hotel to relax before our big dinner. We all met up at 4:45 and took cabs to a lakeside restaurant. It was so beautiful. There was an amazing view of the Suzhou skyline, and beautiful trees and rocks all around. Wei wanted us to get there early so we could just take pictures. Then we headed inside for the dinner. It ...
We took in all the sights before we started the journey of a lifetime. It was starting to get dark so the sights were lights.
After about 20 mins we decided to unpack our rucksacks. The thought at this point was where we put everything. No fridges to keep food cool so I think we will be eating the fresher things a bit sooner than expected.
The occupants of the next few cabins ...
... tourist. 'This is not right' said Klaudia ' We have to get out on the last stop'. But here the guys had a van ready for us, it only costs 35Y each. Klaudia had done research, it should kost 10Y each. AND she spoke Chinese, which the guy ofcourse didn't count on. So she made quite a verbal fight with them about how they rip us off by getting us out of the bus too early and ask too much money. We went back to the busstop and got on the next bus (5 min ...
... The spicy side clears out your sinuses and beer is mandatory to survive the chillies and the immense heat coming from the table. Next comes the banjo(sp?) a shot of what appears to be paint thinner or bathroom cleaner in a tea cup sized "shot". We cheers the birthday boy and immediately feel the liquor shoot to your extremities, face and anywhere else that was not already warm from hot pot. From hit pot we find out way to KTV or karaoke. Everyone is still feeling ...
Yesterday morning, in order to start the day off right, We had a chinese placement exam. The exam consisted of listening to a conversation and answering questions, looking at paragraphs and answering questions based on it, and a fill in the blank. After this , we had our first official class. We talked about Confucius, his ideals, and his effect on the world. We also looked ...
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