Huachen Kenzo Hotel
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... April and Louise for a quick dinner at the nearby noodle house. Coming back to the hotel room we finally – and for the first time – had time to truly unwind. The
assignments of the week were handed in, our group project was on track and the last scheduled commitment until the farewell banquet was behind us. We prepped up our beds, put the TV on Xing Guang Da Dao (a Chinese ...
... immense soft power of the US.
The centre piece of today’s lunch was an entire chicken in its own broth. The hot chicken soup was super tasty and just what I needed to boost my immune system. I was helping myself to a second portion and separated a piece of meat and bones from the bird. When I pulled out the ladle that piece of meat turned out to be the chicken’s foot. There it was, curled up into an awkward, scrawny ...
... up in the tea glass.
5. When buying tea from a tea farmer, make sure it’s packaged in front of you.
6. Keep tea dry, cool and dark and use it up before it gets too old.
7. Tea has a ton of healthy properties for the body.
8. Lower quality tea is not much better than dust.
9. High quality tea does not get bitter and has a light green colour.
... but we were pleasantly surprised that this was the first time we were really affected. In talking to others in our group, we were told that the local bars are smoke filled. If the pollution does not kill the natives, the second-hand smoke will! So far on the trip, we have also had active smokers on elevators a few times.
The Pan Pacific is a beautiful hotel with traditional Chinese pagoda-style roofs, ponds filled with koi ...
... on a boat ride on West Lake, Hangzhou's premier tourist attraction apparently. It rained most of yesterday and all day today. Something that was mentioned in orientation was that because of China's dreadful pollution, the sky is rarely blue. Even when sunny, the sky is still a grey colour. This made me feel rather sad. Hangzhou has some mountains you can see from a distance, but they just look grey. And I wondered if they always look grey, and if all my photos ...