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Travel Blogs from Hefei
... was showing a historical documentary about the American Revolution and he came in to ask if there was any need to watch this (junk) and another time when I was planning an activity about poetry and he came in and told me to just let them study. So, why the hell am I here? In fact in many ways there is simply no alternative than to allow kids to study when they wish, regardless of whether I have something planned in class or not. ...
... Capital Peak. It also didn't seem to deter the hundreds of Chinese tourists who were coming up the Yuping cable car and crowding the paths! As we descended we finally popped out below the cloud cover and enjoyed a great view of the valley below. It was a leg aching decent which seemed to go on for a considerable time before we reached the base at Mercy Light Temple. We collapsed onto the bus into town ...
Our classes at USTC have begun already and we are now in the new EPC on the East campus. It's nice being on the same campus where we live because it is a short walk to class, so it saves us some time from having to catch the bus over to the West campus, or brave the crowded roads riding my bike.
I started this semester out by getting tricked by the weather; last week the weather was up around 70 degrees F and beautiful, so I cleaned and ...
Just as I apologize for not having given an update for quite a while, I also apologize for putting all my updates together like this!
This update has pictures from Thanksgiving to the end of the semester. It's cold during this time, but not terribly cold yet, and no snow. It doesn't really get cold until about December. So there are a few pictures towards the end where it's actually cold outside in this entry.
Sorry it has been a long time since I've added an update.
We've been crazy busy at the end of the semester and haven't had a lot of photo-opportunities.
We wrapped up teaching in January and don't start again until mid February.
In this entry we have some pictures of winter around ...
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking