New Century Grand Hotel
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... rest of China and when inside it was very nice.
Not the best but clean enough and comfortable.
We were very early and we couldn't get the room until 2 in the afternoon. It was 10 O'Clock. So quite a wait.
We were done in from the train journey. So we had some breakfast and coffee and relaxed in the Bar and waited.
Eventually at about 12 we were allowed our room.
All good. Showered and relaxed for the afternoon.
Once we got up ...
... was a real eye opener as far as what student’s potentials are when parents with $, combined with the pressure put on them to succeed can be. My heart melted when we first arrived and the little ones were there to greet us, “Welcome teacher! Please, this way!” as they pointed and bowed gracefully for us to follow a path through the school. We got to see their work from the previous year. I suddenly felt stupid a f when I laid eyes on ...
... much of a problem. This is only our observation however, no doubt locals will tell you otherwise. The skyscrapers along the riverbank epitomises the international growth and wealth of the city, along the main highway in front of the river there are 52 blocks in varying architectural styles and across the road the riverbank itself is packed with crowds of visitors enjoying the scene both during the day and in the evening when colourful lights illuminate the whole Bund area. ...
... for our classes – dialogue,
writing, reading and proverb, and we’re to cover one of each with each class
per month. We must prepare a powerpoint presentation for each lesson.
I decided to start with dialogue. There are 16 different
topics to choose from for dialogue lessons, and we must do four of them before
Christmas. I decided to start with ‘In a Restaurant’; and so I was asking the
students if they knew what ...
... by how disturbing it is; whilst walking down the street my friend (the compass wielding prostitute magnet)was offered first a sexy lady, then some food and finally, the man offering those services himself. Apparently some people are willing to anything for money, although my friend was just not interested.
I’m actually starting to think that maybe Shanghai is the new Bangkok, where almost anything can be acquired for a reasonable price; particularly ...
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