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Today was relatively clear so I decided to go up the Canton Tower and look at the view.
There are all sorts of different options, including a ride around the outside of the tower in small cars on a track - not for the faint -hearted! I left that excitement for now, and stuck to the simple observation deck ticket.
On the ground floor there are about 6 different tables with various models of the city - they are very big on models in China it seems. They ...
... years ago.
Even though it was dark when we arrived, you could see that it was cleaner than the normal city area, and there was hardly any traffic so everyone was walking on the roads. The air actually smelt fresher too!
We went to a food court area and I had told them that I was game to try pretty much anything, so they went off and got dinner.
The food was delicious, and the biggest surprise was the warm, purple drink - it was pureed kumera! They were a bit ...
... my hand up (like a good, responsive student) and they choose me and the TA to start. They had the flyswatters ready, and asked me 'what colour do you want?' They then named the cards they wanted us to hit - remember, word side facing up, not picture. I made a couple of mistakes, but they were on to it and told me so.
I then reminded them that we hadn't sung the Hello song, so they even managed to get that playing on the computer - I had opened the ...
... out that my mum’s flight was different to ours ... we were MU 3551 @ departing 9.30am, she was MU 3511 departing at 7.30pm. MAR FUN again. Mum had to buy a business class seat to be able to travel with us to Guangzhou as the economy seats were all sold out. MAR FUN! Then the flight was delayed 1.15hours!! MAR FUN! Like we need another drama - give us ...
... with their grandparents, relatives or parents' friends because their parents emigrate from rural area to cities to work. People who are taking care of these children usually either lack of the physical or financial ability to provide a healthy life for these children. On the contrary, some of the children have to take care of the family in a young age, at around 12 or 13. Many children do not see their parents annually, some meet them once ...
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