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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... bed, without the AC running, which was probably a mistake, as the bedding is a thin doona, with no separate top sheet and too warm for any temperature above AC.
Friday 21 August Beijing
We attempt to sleep through morning noise at the hostel, not extreme, but enough to make it difficult to get back to sleep, and are up by about 9 AM local time. Dianne does some wi-fi related chores, a young woman from Singapore at the same table asks if she ...
... see all the way to the city, through the fog which was interesting. It's really hot and humid here like Beijing, but you can tell the air pollution is not as bad, so it's a natural sweat. Unlike Beijing where I felt like the air was feeding my soul stale chili peppers and laughing at me. I've heard Shanghai is even worse and I'm leaving at 6pm today on my first ever soft sleeper train wahoo!
... in Tai'an. We felt very lucky. While students had their own separate dinner, the teachers were treated to a special room with dinner that included a full pigs head, fish and cicadas. Yes those cicadas. They were actually quite good.
After dinner we all went back to the hotel to pack up and get ready for our trip back to Beijing to finish this trip.
Goodbye Tai'an .......
... They were taken to a Chinese mall, much like we have here in the United States. Unfortunately is was like a real department store that had the real thing and real high prices. Also the mall was aimed for a little older cliental than the average teenager. So many of our students ended up walking around the shops around the mall and finding other things they liked more. The chaperones took a chance to get something a bit ...
The kids had their own day out with their Chinese counterparts so unfortunately I don't have any stories from them. But from what I have gathered we had kids go swimming, go to KFC, make dumplings and a whole slew of different things. The kids all had a great time and many of them said it was their best day yet.
Teachers went for a big lunch with the school teachers and then went to take a rest.
The afternoon was spent in the Tai'an mall which can be said ...