Grand Metropark Hotel Suzhou
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... fine silk embroidery. You could not tell that the 'paintings' were embroidered until you were up close as they looked like water colours. We had dinner in the Western quarter at a restaurant called the Blue Frog. Matthew very happily ate a chicken fajita and I ate a $20 Australian Angus burger with a Hoegarten ...
... flash mob to the strains of a popular Chinese song. See the attached video! After the video was taken, other Pearl School students joined in the dance. A real flash mob! The boys also showed off their breakdancing style - brave to improvise in such an organised society! Again other students joined in too. We were entertained by students playing traditional instruments, k-pop style dancing troupes and a ...
... the bureaucracy required for that! They have plans for more buildings on adjacent farmland and were interested to hear of our space issues. We attended classes with our students. It was really interesting to see that the bilingual classrooms have less children (class sizes of about 25 compared to traditional classes of 50) and are now set up into working groups of six, just like our classrooms. This makes for a more relaxed ...
... to gaze at or avoid. We were given special instructions for the walk back to our hotel and after a game of hacky sack in a park, we managed to get 'Home' with only a slight diversion and helpful instructions from two teenage girls and a rickshaw driver. Our school adventures continue tomorrow at the Bilingual School - we hope our gifts hold out! We have already received more than we have given. This is a very generous ...
... of silk thread into 8 to 48 pieces before they use them on the embroidery design. A piece of art work requires anywhere from 6 months to a year to finish. Most of the younger embroiders were recruited from art schools and already mastered painting and design. It is amazing what they can do. With all the pictures and my blog, you can tell Suzhou is one of my favorite place in China. I hope to convince my Shih family to have next reunion in our ancestors ...