Marco Polo Xiamen
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... Because sometimes, the streets are literally flooding. Sometimes, the ground is wet and all that fills your mind is the dry, warm, safety of your bed all nestled up at home. Sometimes, your air conditioner dumps gallons of water all over your clothes while you're asleep (sorry Logan). Sometimes, you get hit in the eye with an ember on the beach. Sometimes, you have to do Taiji in the middle of a crowded track when every single person is watching those ...
... the fact that the shower is right in the bathroom, and you have to turn on the hot water 10 minutes before you get in. It's the way the streets smell, the beds are about as soft as the ground, that all the drinks have chunks in them, and that I have to think about how to say good morning and it takes me too long to do it.
China is amazing, but ...
... Subsequently Sunday morning for the flight to Korea we left an hour earlier than planned and ended up waiting for check-in to open for over 2 hours!
I have included a video file in this entry of our performance of La Fiesta in Xiamen accompanied by some photos from the tour - many of which you will have seen in the blog.
... of English. I have held so many children I have lost count, and I have posed with a toothless grinning woman well into her 90's that I had to hold her up for fear she may fall over!
I love coming to this country. It is vast. It is raw. It is unpredictable. It is unnerving. It is also one of the warmest places one can visit.
A few photos of some of those moments...
... with its tall modern buildings and busy traffic a very hazy kilometre away.
There is an art & design campus as well as a music campus located here - part of Xiamen University. I went in search of the art & design campus. Most impressive and welcoming.
Tonight, actually in 5 hours, I will be on an old style train on my way to Beijing. So this may be my last posting for a little while if the train has no WIFI.