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... handsome. In Guangzhou I see some men and I think hey he looks kind of like Bruce Lee, in China that never happens. There is no resemblance. Cantonese is a very different language. Even counting to 10 is different enough I didn't have time to learn it properly. I feel I will end up back in this city again. Well it has one of the largest and busiest airports in China/Asia so that's not such a big thing to say.
The Dialou watchtowers in Kaiping, Guangdong are some of the most unique pieces of architecture in the world. I say this easily because they were built by rich peasant farmers (already interesting) who had seen western architecture, but had no training in building.
So most often, these 2-5 story local watchtowers begin at the base as Chinese architecture, and then as they continued to build it, they ...
... where the shops were (If you could describe them as shops most of
them looked like dodgy apartments that had been converted into dingy shops) and
we soon found what appeared to be a super market (It was called Quality Good
Life Shopping) where everything was very strange and in Chinese. I settled for
some odd looking chicken crackers and gum which tasted better than expected… As
most other peoples flights ...
As planned, we visited the City Zoo today. The weather was extremely hot, even at 9:30 am. Us and two other families, along with our CCAI guide Paul, made the trek to the zoo. We were dripping with sweat but thoroughly enjoying the visit, which started at the monkey exhibits. Zayne was taking it all in with lots of ooohs and aaaahs at the various animals. However, the day took a turn south as about 11:00 as the skies opened up and we got hit with a torrential ...
... takes out foreign teachers for thank you dinner
· Tuesday: Shubham birthday party
· Wednesday: Last football match with team Nanhai and dinner with the team
· Thursday: last KTV with foreign teachers and friends
· Friday: nice dinner with Zac and Leon
· Saturday: Indian dinner with Nathan and Shubham
· Sunday: romantic dinner with VG
In this last span of few days, I dined out in ...