- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Jiaxing
... up on I barely
recognised myself. I had tape on my eyelids (god knows why) and false eyelashes, plus a
fake bun attached to my hair.
On Sunday we went to Shanghai as usual. I met with a friend of Ms Liang’s
... English Father Christmas! On Christmas Eve Ms Liang made a special Christmas dinner, a mixture of Chinese food and burgers and sausages! I enjoyed it :-) Then we opened our presents after dinner, which was really nice. We all received a pair of gloves! Serena is only usually allowed to watch 'TV' (Ipad/laptop/DVD) on the weekends, but as it was Christmas, she was allowed to watch something. I had downloaded Home Alone 2, so ...
... fairly painless experience but totally cringe at the same time. Then we had to record a video message for the other au pairs in other parts of China to be played at their Christmas party, but not content with a group one, we had to film individual videos according to nationality! So the 4 of us English au pairs had to film one, the Germans filmed one and the Hungarian and Italian got lumped together. It was really weird.
... my train tickets, out for lunch, for a coffee, and the countless meals out I have had with my host family. They have always paid for me, and I think they do so because 1 - this is actually part of their culture and I am "the guest" and 2 - they are nice people and would probably be horrified if I tried to pay for at least my share.
- Just got a text to say my hotel booking has been confirmed :-) ...
... Bicycle with a carriage attached, E-Bike (simple bicycle with an electric motor), Moped/Scooter, Motorcycle, Car (now this obviously also has its own ranking system, for example if you are a VW you give way to a BMW, no questions asked), Van, Bus, Lorry....
2. If somebody in a car would like to get somewhere in a hurry (everybody in China is in a hurry), traffic light signals don't count. If the light is red, in China it means its really green. If it is green ...