Howard Johnson Parkland Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dalian
... is very unique to the Chinese culture.
Josen and I then went to the studio where we tried to perfect our concept some more. Mah was very helpful and we came up with much better ideas because of the things he suggested to us. We went to the supply store at the school to get some foam core, ribbons, and paper. We then got to work cutting the foam core to the shape we desired.
The night went on until about 4 o’clock AM when ...
... Chinese painting again.
When we were done we were to have lunch and meet with our partners to decide on 10 ideas for our project and choose the 3 best. My partner didn’t show up, so I decided to stay in the “Book Bar” to research more about the topic our project was supposed to be about. I FaceTimed my parents, which was much needed. This part of the trip has been tough so far, ...
... we all had to stand and hold onto the bars for the five minute ride. When we reached the train station we purchased a single journey pass and made it through the turnstiles just in time to hop on the train. The train was also packed, and the ride to the other university was about 30 minutes.
The university was definitely my favorite part of the day, though it was also very overwhelming. The exhibits were from senior year students and were super intense! ...
... here, but I was still kind of surprised by how thorough they were.
We had some time before our flight needed to board, so we stopped at a small place to eat. I have really enjoyed the Chinese food, but I just wasn’t feeling up to eating more spicy noodles right away in the morning, so when I saw I could get a sandwich I took the opportunity. I also thought it would be interesting to see how they are served. The sandwich was cut up into four triangles, each triangle ...
Came to Dalian on Wednesday for the Centre Principals Conference. This happens three times a year in different centres around China. The AQM team meet on the Thursday before the Conference for meetings with our team and the Regional Director. The CP Conference starts on Thursday evening with a buffet. It is a good time to catch up with the 29 Centre Principals and their partners if they come along too. We spend all day Friday ...
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