Jinke Grand Hotel
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... to work off some of my energy. I was given 15 minutes, and it was enough. The pontoon bridges were (to me) beautiful; it was fun to walk and bounce my way along to the other side, and then, of course, back again. My mood and spirit were refreshed; I didn't mind being on the boat again after that little break.
That afternoon we went to visit a relocation family; as the Yangtze River was dammed, ...
... take a deep breath. Then sit down to a quiet tasty dinner.
Our cruise director Marion was another gracious person to work with. We find there are discrepancies in the itinerary our company and her company have. We tried to understand what is supposed to be included for the group. Some surely left to interpretation. Boarding early gave us the extra time to work this out before she is pulled a hundred different ways by ...
... because this city actually feels really homey to me. I've met some great people and I haven't even been here for more than a week. My apartment is fabulous and make me feel like i'm at home and have a place of my own to go to. I love it. Besides the thin layer of dust/dirt on everything in the city I do love it here very much. OH! How did I forget! The name of my apartment complex is....Fairy Castle....i'm officially a princess! LOLZ.
Many of the people here like to sight how the Iraq and Afghanistan war were terrible and that we only went in there for oil. Now, I agree to a large degree with that statement, but none the less, I wanted to turn the subject on them. So the next question in my class was, what would happen if the two tallest buildings in Beijing got bombed and about 3000 people were killed. The first response from every student in every class was that it was impossible. They ...
... told them that you could stand outside the Whitehouse and yell obscenities or have signs denouncing the president, and it would be completely fine. They said if they did this, they would be thrown in a cell.
There was so much that was interesting about this conversation. Ill save a philosophical recap for another day. I will say that it makes me reflect on what I have been told throughout my life and also how I have been told it.
Afterwards we all went for ...