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This evening's concert was most definitely the musical highlight of the tour. The Opera House as you will have seen in yesterday's post was beautiful and worthy of its significant reputation. The audiences here are clearly knowledgeable and responded in an unfailingly positive way to our programme.
The acoustic in the Opera House is the most live that the band has played in, so much so that we had to move out of ...
Guangzhou is a truly ginormous city – the 6th largest in the world with a population of just under 14 million. The density of the apartment living is quite astounding and we feel like we are in the REAL madness of China now. The only cities in China bigger than this are Beijing and Shanghai at 24,000,000 and 21,000,000 respectively. To round out ‘Chinese
Geography 101’, there are 101 cities in China that have a population ...
... to be a day of prep for the coming classes, of which no advice was
given. We were, so to speak, left to sink or swim without warning a flood was on
its way. I of course am exaggerating the point, but I think my feelings came
Anyways, lucky for me, our first few classes were introductory
ones. Easier said than done, I spend much time on PowerPoint, only to have
whatever listeners I had cheer and scream to the pictures I added. The ...
... the meal to be lacking. The beer on the other hand was surprisingly pleasant. There was a tasty ice tea beverage, of which I made sure to make the most of thanks to the open bar.
Later on, when we returned back to the flat, our group, which consisted of the seven foreign teachers living in my building I’ve noted earlier, decided for round two and headed out to the BBQ Street for snooker and more drinking. Both places where run down, but the fact gave it ...
... to the school’s own soccer coach and invited to play for the school’s own team against rival schools and other willing companies.
A final note before I close this topic, its location could not be better. Just across the street is a man-made river with an entertainment plaza on one side and an exclusive mall on the other. My teachers the other night invited me here after one of our basketball matches for a bite to eat. The food was heavenly and the night life just as ...