Jun'an International Hotel
Travel Blogs from Guixi
... China my way.
Thank you Bubba Owen and Mumma Jenifer Buckland.
The Noodles in This Blog
Mien Ger/Gur Da.
Translates something like: Special Double Flour ‘Things’ Boiled in Water.
They are not noodles but as they are made from flour they are still called Mien and when I asked several friends about them they replied with ‘I ...
... millions and millions of people are on the road in the days prior to the big event that starts on the 9th of February. All are on their way to their hometowns to celebrate new year with their families. Most people have about two weeks off. Some a little more and others, like myself, a little less. But not only the working population is on the move, also the students, that have a long holiday in this period, ad great pressure to the roads and public ...
... weeks, but I have really started to appreciate it. What I and every other person living in Xinyu eat on a daily basis is rice with different dishes, noodle soup, dumpling soup or fried noodles.
Today I also I booked my ticket to Fuzhou by the way. The capital city of another proving close to Taiwan. The coming spring festival I will be staying with a girl I met when I was teaching in Hangzhou in 2011. She invited me to spend Chinese New year with her family. ...
... no preschool teacher. They hardly understand Chinese, so how can I get them to understand me? The first lesson with them was kind of funny though. They showed absolutely zero response. That has never happened to me before. Today we tried again and it went a little better. The Chinese teachers wanted them to sit on their chairs in front of the blackboard again, which was an absolute drama yesterday. So this time I made them site around their table instead. ...
... these, well a bit like coffee tasting fire shots. You had to drink them with a straw while the alcohol was burning. I tried to light one myself but only ended up burning my thumb..
The thing about living in Xinyu that I find most challenging is the lack of people to talk to. They keep telling me that there will be more Chinese English teachers arriving. I hope that is true. But so far for my situation at the moment.
Take care everybody!
X Marjan ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed