Ramada Plaza Dalian
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Today we celebrate our 1 month anniversary here. It’s been interesting with its challenges. The last few days have been cooler(20C) and for us, much more comfortable. We actually had to close all our windows. Both of us are pretty much over our colds.
Last Thursday(19 Sep) was the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday so there was no school. To make it a long weekend for the students and teachers, Friday(20 Sep) was also a ...
... Me, not so good; I can only understand numbers most of the time and a few basic phrases. Now I’ve caught a cold.
We Skyped with our kids, daughter-in-law and grandson for the first time from China. It was wonderful to see our new grandson squirming in his dad’s arms. Technology is wonderful when it is working!
I’m not a cat person but the other day when we went out to buy some fruit at one of the local ...
... bit of red tape we have to clear.
We continue to explore our new surroundings as best we can and when time permits. We are slowly figuring out the bus routes. Diesel busses in Dalian have stop-start technology; it’s called a driver operated ignition switch: when the bus stops at a red traffic light, the driver turns the engine off and when the light turns green he/she restarts the bus and off we ...
... of the places we've seen is The People's Square which is surrounded on 3 sides by government buildings and where national holidays are celebrated.
Jenny started classes today, more to come on that.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility