Green Park Villa Hotel Tianjin
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Having finished 3 months of boredom and Chinese studying in Qingdao on the 23rd of December I hopped on a bullet train on Christmas eve to spend Christmas with my buds in Tianjin.
It was my first Christmas away from home but we all clubbed together and had a whale of a bloody time.
About 15 of us hired out ...
... br> The area we were in was right next to the Tianjin river and there was a canal boat giving tours so we decided to find it. However on the bridge we encountered 'the Monkey King' who sadly demanding 10 yuan a photo, so we didn't bother.
We eventually found the canal boat where me, Shona, Charlotte and Mieke went on. Sadly the tour was completely in Chinese and we were still exhausted from getting up that early, so we basically ...
... it is really interesting to see all the historical sites because Chinese culture is so different. Walking around the forbidden city was a "wow" moment. Hello Tiggy! Elise: going to the Great Wall and playing there. I will remember playing at all the different schools, how different it was to us. Emma: the acrobatics show gave me a heart attack because it was so amazing and scary with the things they could do with their bodies (contortionist). Bethany: I ...
I was quite surprised to see Bread Talk setting up camp here. There wasn't a single customer inside and their pastries are pretty expensive even in China!
If you enjoy admiring the intricate designs of Colonial ...
Here are a few more shots of the Italian Concession before I crossed the river to the western part of the city.