HNA Redbuds Hotel
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Will and I spent the day in the Changchun centre with John Humphreys,
doing a lesson observation and then delivering a 'Reading Strategies'
professional development workshop at the end of the day. They are a
lovely staff up here - Greg, Jason, Simon, Brandon, Corinne, Michael,
Craig - and all got involved in the session.
We woke up to a lovely sunny day. Had a lovely breakfast in the hotel and then walked down the block to Changchun Zoo. We had hoped to see some pandas, but were unlucky. Several of the animals were in very small cages and it was a bit distressing, particularly the poor polar bear.
We walked back down the road by the hotel and went to the shopping area. Ended up having a Burger King for lunch. We did some shopping. I bought a ...
Our favourite little restaurant opposite the Noble Hotel in Changchun. The food in the north of China is very spicy and they make the most fantastic spicy chips! The staff are so friendly and it is always full of Chinese eating their meals. As we walked out the staff were preparing the ...
Amazing bullet train from Shanghai to Beijing, 1000km in 5 hours, average speed 300 km per hour. Each coach has its own conductor, who comes round with a goody bag of snacks and water at start of journey. Boiling water on tap for you to make tea. Mainly rural countryside, very few towns seen between the two cities.
Met by our guide, Gary, (love the way they all have English names as we obviously couldn't cope with their proper names!) ...
For clarification, the title of this post is not a translation. The Chinese is that studying has finished, and you can read the English.
This morning I took my final exam for my classes here in China. Yesterday I had my composition final (400 characters on a given topic) and today was my conversation class final which included listening and reading comprehension, sentence structuring, written translation, and oral communication. This test marked ...
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