Grand Oriental Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... t racing the day we went, it was more of just a show, with lots of different boats going up and down the river at various times, but it was still good to watch.
Me and Catherine had to hand in the keys to our apartment early Sunday morning, so we spent Saturday packing and cleaning, also hanging out with Swinly and Penny who cooked us a delicious lunch, and going to the pavilion park for the last time. I was talking to Penny about Bella, who ...
... graduation. I felt sorry for the administrators who were at everything!
Besides the regular stressors of finishing work, marks, narratives, collecting books and PD reports, we had a fun Spirit Week and dressed up for a different theme each day –my class won 3rd prize beat out by those darn keen 4 and 6 year olds! For the concert, my class sang Jason Ruiz’s? Ninety-Three Million Miles which ...
... skyping in the coffee shop.
On Sunday I headed to South China Mall with Nikki, Josephine, Maja and Cecilie - this mall is in Dongguan and it is the biggest in the world. Fairly well-known because supposedly they had built the mall and then, due to bad location among other things, it remained empty and deserted. No shops, no people. This kind of thing is common here - they have empty buildings everywhere, and apparently whole 'ghost towns' too. Everywhere you ...
... at home – weddings, graduations, house repairs - and we send our best wishes to all of you involved with these events. A special shout-out to Tami who has just finished a grueling winter and spring of chemo. Still radiation to go, but the end is in sight. She has shown courage and determination during this unpleasant journey, reflecting the strong and positive women who we know and love.
Till next time,
Helen & ...
... rolling in, it was a culinary sensation! Different teas to try and so many different tasty foods to try: noodles, greens, steamed buns, dumplings, even cheese cake! We don’t like much of the local Chinese food but Sharon had ordered dishes she thought westerns would like and we did! It was a delightful morning and she’s going to organize another one before we leave.
We plan to go for our last trip to Shenzhen tomorrow and have ...