- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... safe flight. Perhaps by the time some of you read this I will already be on my way to
So not to end this on a sad note! As ultimately I am super excited to be going back home after
10 months. I had no idea ...
Christmas was really nice. I knew when I left home in March that I would be away for Christmas, at the time I thought I'd be in the blazing heat and sunshine of southern Thailand. We put up a Christmas tree and decorations on the weekend before Christmas, and put presents under the tree. The day before Christmas Eve we went to a Christmas party being held in a bar, run by a small, private English school. It came complete with a ...
... half listening to the speeches.
After all the families gave their speech, some of the au pairs whose families didn't attend had to give a speech, then Francesca (English au pair) had to give her speech. Then some images of au pairs who had left the program earlier that year were shown on screen and the Lopair host waffled on about them. Then we sang Jingle Bells with the kids which ...
... br style="line-height: 15.8599996566772px;">- The West, foreigners, Europeans, the world --- it's all one and the same. There's Chinese food and Western food. No such thing as Spanish, French, German, Italian, British. Just The West. A lot of Chinese people (perhaps even most) I have met, my host family included, seems to work with these 2D generalisations that I just can't. I was buying fruit the other week with Serena, and didn't have enough money on me for it all. ...
... btw): and he winds up using a toy beaver in the form of a hand puppet, to talk through, instead of talking to people and his family directly. Jodie Foster played his wife and her performance was spot on as usual. Some of the side story was a tad formulaic, but should give people that warm and fuzzy feeling that the masses seem to crave. I won't ruin the flick for you but it was highly recommended by the critics, and ...