Shengbolai International Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... how well you know me, you are probably wondering right now if my reaction got me kicked out of the country. I'm not sure if there is anything you could possibly say that I would see as more of an affront to my basic conception of personhood and personal identity, but I clenched my hands behind my back and dug my nails into my palms and calmly just asked why (See Mom, look that definitely counts as emotional maturity right?). I felt my nails almost pierce my skin as ...
... trying,and it is difficult. Packing up my belongings and traveling halfway around the world is certainly adventures. But you know what? It rains sometimes over the edge of the wild. And sometimes, it pours.
We've been trying to get certain accounts so we can get other accounts so we can get food in the school cafeterias for a week now, and today ...
... Chips - Club Sandwiches. No one is really sure who paid for what or if we paid for some of it at all. Quite a comedy really.
Security at Chinese airports is fastidious - so much so that we nearly missed our plane from Guangzhoi to Xiamen - the plane missed its take-off window and we ended up having to wait on the tarmac for ...
... 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...
I have included yesterday's evening in Xiamen, after returning from the round houses into today's post. This brings me up-to-date and on the eve of my rail trip tonight that starts here in Xiamen and ends in Beijing 33 hours later!
Xiamen is a city on the sea. The Taiwan Strait actually. Last night after a bit of a rest and a wander around the lane ways, I am starting to form an attachment with this location. It is very much ...