Regal Kangbo Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dezhou
... Chinese Kungfu Masters.
After returning to our dorms at Beijing Normal High School, at around 10:30 pm, we all crashed hard. Tomorrow we have a long day ahead of us again. When quick comment, "Is daddy in jail?" My daughter asked this when seeing pictures of me inside or dorm rooms here. :)
I apologize for the lack of pictures lately. I will do my best to upload some.
... snacks, and headed off to find a place to stay. We were pretty tired, and unusually for us decided on the first place we came to: for 100RMB ($12) we had clean beds, a private bathroom and hot water, although we couldn't make ourselves understood at all to the elderly owner. As it was only early afternoon, and we had an amazing view of it from our hotel courtyard, we decided to make our way over to the Great Wall and see whether this ...
... street that is a big tourist attraction for both locals and foreigners.
There were all kinds of shops that were a little overpriced but had almost everything you could want to buy as gifts in China. Most of us split up with our Chinese partner and enjoyed the local delicacy snack, Shao Bing (Burnt Cake). Sounds yummy huh? It is a sesame see cake-cracker that can be sweet or salty. I thought they were really good. One of ...
... Americans, but were good nonetheless. It is amazing how much talent some of the kids have. Especially those who are really shy.
We then were "scheduled" to go back to No. 6 High School to tour the grounds and play games. After being led through a museum of the schools, most Chinese schools have one, the kids enjoyed playing basketball, badminton, volleyball, ping pong, calligraphy, and, hack sack. They Chinese ...
... best essay(s). There will also be a prize for the best photos/videos taken on the trip.
It is also a day of preparation and testing for the kids. In Chinese high schools (10th-12th grades), the kids spend their 12th grade year reviewing for the "Gao kao3." This is similar to our SAT or ACT, except this test alone can determine what university you are able to attend. However, most ...
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