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Being in Hai’an, a welcome dinner party is held almost every night. Lots of toasting, LOTS. Always white rice wine. The first night was at a very grand restaurant. Every restaurant we've been to we had a private room. It's like a hotel transformed restaurant.
The dishes kept piling on.
On our way back to Nanjing we stopped by Yangzhou to visit a family friend and also where Young Chow fried rice ...
... asked "why?!"
When we arrived the town was empty, spacious definitely the suburbs. It'll be further developed as well as the rest of China, it just lacks the population. The buildings are large and not condensed, it's like a supersized town with no one in it.
We went to Michelle's Grandpa's farm on a HOT day.The highway ended for us as we crossed one lane bridges and drove on dirt paths. Many of the farmer's houses were updated and ...
Hey guys, I hope I'm not letting you down now that I'm in Suzhou and don't have new exotic or historical places to write about each entry. Really, each day is still a discovery here even though my surroundings seem the same. Suzhou is famous for its gardens, so the other day a few of us went to one called "Master of the Nets." When I say garden, think a series of landscaped courtyards that are about as natural as an ice sculpture. They're pretty, yes, but planned and tidy. ...
Things have been going really well in Suzhou. We started classes on Thursday, which was actually a nice change from the constant moving around we've done. I was really excited to start Chinese a) because I'm a nerd and b) because I hate making my roommate speak English all the time, and our class only made me more enthusiastic about learning the language. There are only 6 of us in the introductory class (me and 5 guys), but we have a spunky ...