Sea View Garden Hotel
Travel Blogs from Weihai
... summer, moderate in autumn and warm in winter.
♦When to Go: Without winter chills and summer heat, Weihai is perfect for visiting all the year round, especially in summer.
♦Special Local product: pear jujube, flat peach, gingko, genseng
♦Liugong Island: It is located in Weihai Bay, at the east end of Shandong Peninsula. It is very close to downtown Weihai City, only 20 ...
... gave it to us to use so we didn’t have to carry around our destroyed suitcase with 1 wheel and 1 handle. At the beginning of the week we were told that we would have to do a performance at an evening gala so we decided as we were in China learning Chinese that we would sing a song in Chinese. The song we decided upon was the Chinese version of frère jacques. The song translated into English goes like this
“Two Tigers, Two Tigers”
... it's hard to find time to write blogs and check emails so I'm a bit behind on that. It was time for our first sailing lesson. Everyone was so excited to see where we were going and to start sailing. We all hopped on a bus and drove about 30minutes away from the campus, here we arrived at a larger beach that had beautiful golden sand. We were introduced to a guy called Jerry (not Chinese) who would be our sailing instructor. He ...
... to our classroom for another 3 hours of lessons. This round of lessons we moved onto actual words rather than just their sounds. The mandarin lesson finished and we all headed to the beach, Oliver stayed behind with a few others to wait for a man to sort out the internet which took blooming ages. Meanwhile on the beach we went skinny dipping sorry I meant skimming stones. The others eventually arrived and we all jumped in for a quick swim. After about an hour we ...
at Taishan train station became more of a challenge than we thought. Our so
called bargain suitcase decided to slowly began to disintegrate in our hands.
First the helpful wheelie handle snapped off then the side handle came off in
our hands, we managed to lose a wheel
somewhere along the way and through all the dragging we now have some nice
looking holes in it to. Eventually we arrived at the station with our bag