Travel Blogs from Changchun
... of two months of studying, and ten chapters later my classmates and I have finished our summer program.
These last two months have been such a mix of emotions that I don't know that I can properly express all of them to you. There have been times when I've had an absolute blast and laughed and until my stomach ached. There have also been times where I was super stressed and frustrated and wanted nothing more than to sleep for a few days ...
... is so much green and quietness hidden inside the bustling city. I have pictures that I'll upload soon(ish) and you can see for yourselves. I hope to go back sometime while I'm here because there is a tiger park within the larger park that I didn't get to visit when we went on Saturday.
I think that's most everything from Saturday. I'll try and get another post up about the final that I took today and the lovely events surrounding that.
Until next time!
... at, and she said that she didn't remember but when she goes home to Russia she feels weird because no one looks at her. She told me I'll probably miss the attention a little bit when I go back to America.
Everyone made baozi (dumplings: meat and vegetable filling wrapped in dough) and zongzi (dumplings: rice and beans wrapped in large leaves) on Sunday. I got better at making baozi by the time we finished, but you could definitely tell which ones ...
So that's my trip to the Great Wall. I'm sorry it's been so long in coming. Hopefully I'll get pictures up sooner rather than later. Life's been running full bore over here and I haven't been as prompt with entries as I would've liked. That's life though, and I'm getting thrm up eventually. This weekend/next week is the Dragon Boat Festival so hopefully I'll have some good stories to share from that.
Until next time!
... exchange student such as being a boy or likes to sing. Yesterday afternoon all of the families, or at least part of each one, came to NENU to meet us, pick us up, and take us to their home for the evening.
My Chinese family consists of a grandma, a dad (whom I have't met because he's currently in another city for his work), a mother, and a little sister. They have a very nice apartment pretty close to ...