Hyatt Regency Jing Jin City Resort And Spa
Travel Blogs from Tianjin
... Of the body of about 300 people at this church, give or take, there are a good amount of Africans that attend and about 10 more that showed up today. Apparently, I'm the only black person there that isn't from Africa, so when it came my turn, the introduction situation was quite comical for me and Phil. All in all, it's comforting to know that somewhere in the city, there is group of people I can worship with, and just get some general support and advice when I need it.
... get them to send it away to get fixed.
I just realised I photos on my iphone. they are here now.
Another piece of advice for learning Chinese, start listening to Chinese ASAP, Chinese Pod, Pimsler and Popup Chinese, also get Pleco the full version $36 for ipad. It has 'optical character recognition' meaning I take a photo of my notes and it changes it to a document where if I want the meaning of a particular word I tap on the word ...
... someone to approach me.
There’s so much I want to explore
and I feel like I have so little time to do it in. Five months is going to go
by way too quickly, so I have to make the most of it while I’m here. My next
goal is to figure out this bus system, since I have already mastered crossing
streets and taking taxis, and branch out to the further edges of the city. I’ll
keep you all posted about those adventures as well. Until next time!
... is, so far, my favorite part of this trip.
Right now it’s getting late, so I’ll have to talk about my classes in the next post. For now I’ll just say this: I was made to think that my classes would be taught in English. As of my first day on Monday, I now know that I was sorely mistaken. But that’s ok, because I need this kind of complete exposure if I want to reach the next level in my speaking. Good ...
I think this is day 9 in Tianjin.
The thing about being a foreigner in China, if you don't speak that well or can't read character and your in an area with so far no westerners, little things take much longer. For example today's task was find ear plugs because my Korean room mate snores. This took approximately 5 hours, first I looked it up on google, by the way google cannot be trusted in China the information is probably out of date or ...