Shanshui Grand Hotel
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Will and I attended a Theory of Knowledge workshop run by Leigh Smith at Nanjing Foreign Language School,with delegates from NFLS, Changchun, Shanghai, Wuxi No 1, and Ningbo Xaoshi IB Centres. We had a great night out with the guys from Ningbo Xaoshi, Mark, Zephyr and Ally and John Humphreys from Changchun.
Will and I booked a night at the Purple Palace Hotel, Purple Mountain, Nanjing so that we could explore some of this area of Nanjing, which we haven't been to before.
It was beautiful late Autumn weather, too warm to wear a coat, and gorgeous autumn colours on the mountainside.
We went to the Sun Yat ...
We had breakfast overlooking the dancing fountains and lake at the Purple Palace Hotel.
We left the hotel to go to the Linggu Temple and Pagoda on the other side of the mountain. This was stunning. The pagoda is set half way up the mountain, accessible by several sets of steps and a path going up through the ...
... and he said he and his friends were going to the temple to sell handicrafts crafted by autistic children. Just delightful people.
We got to the temple with the help of our new friends and it was stunning. We were told that the best time to visit would probably be in a fortnight's time as then the maple leaves on the hill behind the temple would have turned autumnal, but it was still ...
... on September 1st which should be a whole lot of fun! As to when my next blog will be, I’d say at the end of September once everything has settled down and the students have shown who they really are in class.
Close to the Ming Walls and Xuanwu Lake is the Buddhist Jiming ...