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... shell and closer to the audience in order to stop the sound from becoming too boomy. With plenty of time to rehearse this afternoon we felt comfortable by performance time and did the best concert of the tour to date.
We met the NZ Consulate General briefly after the concert and she spoke very kindly of our performance and was clearly proud to have representatives of New Zealand in her adopted city.
... that of New Zealand. It's great to be in the heart of a truly international mega-city.
This morning was a 6:00am checkout followed by breakfast and a short bus trip to the train station to board the Bullet Train for the 828km trip to Guangzhou. At just over 3 hours – it really is the ultimate way to travel. The trains used to run at a standard top speed of 350km/h but in 2011 this was reduced to 300km/h as the result of safety concerns on ...
... ve been surprised. Starting with school food, I’m fortunate in
as much the free meals at school saves my wallet the pains of dining out. Whereas
the food itself, is in fact edible served with lots of vegetables and rice. The
caveat however usually has to do with the meat. In a ratio of say 4:1, the meal
is fine and I’ll eat everything. But that one time when there is a surprise, you
end up just shaking your head. For example, last Wednesday ...
... foolishly embarrass myself dropping half my food on the table and the other on my lap.
I’ll be careful to tread lightly around on this topic only because the experience is so remote to our western customs that if I don’t mention my experiences, it’d be a crime towards this blog and to any readers I may have.
As I've mentioned before, the traditional eastern toilet is quite modestly a hole in the ground. And as fate would ...
After one week in foreign China, I find myself still alive. I thought by this time I would have settled in, but Foshan seems just to get bigger each day. Coincidently, because so much has happened since my arrival, I've broken this post to appropriate sub heads to better chronicle my experiences.
I’m coming to learn, the area around my apartment is incredibly diverse. Beyond the front gate, I’ve a populated main street where the bus that takes me to ...