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... br> (Helen again)I got my hair cut at the same Korean hair stylist I went to before. Standard rate for females is 220 RMB($24), so you can see why Tim was pleased with himself. I walked back a different way and stumbled across another huge store. I recognized a Koehler sign and thought it may be a building supply store so went in for a look. It was HIGH end home decorating with model rooms set up on the 4 floors of kitchens, living rooms and bedrooms. The absolute ...
... anything else catches my eye.
Should you not be fortunate enough to be in Guangzhou during one of the biannual Canton Fairs don't fret there is still plenty of shopping to be had. Probably the manufacturing capital of China and most likely the knock off capital you don't need to look far for a deal here. Around every corner is a shopping center, floors and floors of shops carrying anything and ...
... only westerner so stood out and didn’t want to take too many pictures. Some are included in the blog.
Our news from home pretty much dried up this week, meaning no emails. We (especially me) love to hear from you so we don’t feel as disconnected from our real world at home. I know some of you think your life is routine and not as interesting, but, believe me, any little tidbit of news or even a hello from you is most welcome and ...
... in the afternoon.
On Halloween night, the foreign teachers and I dressed up in
our costumes and headed out for a night of mischief. We went to a foreign bar
that did quite an impressive job with decorating the place. Also, many people
took the holiday to heart as an impressive number of people dressed up and
played their part in celebrating this American classic. We had drinks, danced,
played dice, and had a good time. ...
... language. We headed off south to Dagang, which is about 40min drive from school.
There were around 20 families expected, and the students ranged in age from 3 - 15 years.
My job was to read them a story as they arrived, and keep them occupied till everyone was there, then we went round the animal farm area together, gave them a resource gift, had lunch and came home! Not too strenuous....
Most of the students were very young, under 10 years I would guess, ...