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... fish shop street - the whole street, every single shop was a fish shop (pets, not food!). They had everything from Koi Carp (some massive!!), cat fish, Japanese fighting fish, angle fish- all really exotic looking!! There was one that we've named the brain fish- you'll see why when you see the photos!! There were terrapins and even axelotels!! We've only ever seen them on TV!! We went in quite a few of the shops which had pretty much the same sort of ...
... full of history, and just plain fun. I hope that I can get students to attend in the future, and I am able to come back with them.
We are hoping that we are both able to come back next year, even if Jeremy is only for a short time.
It is now officially time to finish packing. EARLY start tomorrow morning, followed by a full day in Xi'an.
Chris and Jeremy
... in China's present situation of habitat conservation (which is practically nil), I don't see that happening any time soon. It is amazing how in China, every millimetre of land that is at all cultivatable, has crops. Even if its just a few feet of somewhat flat land between a raging river and a steep rocky mountainside, guaranteed there will be someone there cultivating that land. Literally the only areas in China that have been able to survive ...
... would tell us we had reached the square at the center of town. Chengdu has grown into a much larger place (14 mil pop.) than we had last been to in 2003. Nothing looked familiar. As the bus drove down a canyon of high rises, we began trying to ask our fellow passenger for Mao Square ('Tianfu') or 'Laomashi' metro stop. We didn't expect anyone would speak English, but we surprise to be so thoroughly shunned. They ignored us the best they could ...
... appear their students are not as diligent as USA students. We take multiple pages of notes per period and they sit and talk with each other. It is completely different than what I was expecting. If we continue our American study habits then we should ace these classes no problem!
Attached to this blog in the picture section is a video of campus. This video is part 1 of 3. I hope to get the other parts up but the internet is being difficult. Enjoy!