Pan Pacific Xiamen
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- Drycleaning onsite
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... for us to make friends with students our age, and a place for native Chinese speakers to come and practice their English (it's a win-win). One week, I was standing talking to a group of about 6 people about the best foods to eat here in Xiamen when a male student came up to the group. He promptly asked me what I am studying here, I responded International Politics, and he immediately retorted, "I do not think it is fitting for a woman to study that." Now, ...
... the fact that the shower is right in the bathroom, and you have to turn on the hot water 10 minutes before you get in. It's the way the streets smell, the beds are about as soft as the ground, that all the drinks have chunks in them, and that I have to think about how to say good morning and it takes me too long to do it.
China is amazing, but ...
... Chips - Club Sandwiches. No one is really sure who paid for what or if we paid for some of it at all. Quite a comedy really.
Security at Chinese airports is fastidious - so much so that we nearly missed our plane from Guangzhoi to Xiamen - the plane missed its take-off window and we ended up having to wait on the tarmac for ...
... of English. I have held so many children I have lost count, and I have posed with a toothless grinning woman well into her 90's that I had to hold her up for fear she may fall over!
I love coming to this country. It is vast. It is raw. It is unpredictable. It is unnerving. It is also one of the warmest places one can visit.
A few photos of some of those moments...
... with its tall modern buildings and busy traffic a very hazy kilometre away.
There is an art & design campus as well as a music campus located here - part of Xiamen University. I went in search of the art & design campus. Most impressive and welcoming.
Tonight, actually in 5 hours, I will be on an old style train on my way to Beijing. So this may be my last posting for a little while if the train has no WIFI.