TripAdvisor Reviews Songyuan Hotel Guangzhou
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... says the gift for 20 years is china, so he’s given me the country groan! Then Sunday we’ll take the train from HK to Schecko for 2 days of PD training with all the QSI teachers in China. Not sure if I’ll be able to post a blog or not. Remembrance Day isn’t observed here, but we’ll be doing our own remembering, especially with the recent killings in Canada. I didn’t take any pictures this week so I’ll include some other ones from ...
... anything else catches my eye.
Should you not be fortunate enough to be in Guangzhou during one of the biannual Canton Fairs don't fret there is still plenty of shopping to be had. Probably the manufacturing capital of China and most likely the knock off capital you don't need to look far for a deal here. Around every corner is a shopping center, floors and floors of shops carrying anything and ...
... milk tea for each student! A lot of kids (120 of them) signed up for a Kids Night Out after school that they paid to attend. Teachers handed out treat from their classrooms as the older kids brought them around in groups. Kids here don’t trick or treat because everyone lives in apartments. The school had brought in treats from the US (little chocolate bars) with a stern warning to the teachers NOT to eat the treats because they had been counted and ...
... to our Indian dinner on the 5th
floor, the Saturday after, which was the first of November, we went again for
an Indian dinner, this time to a local restaurant. It was an open buffet and
the food was delicious. Most especially the butter chicken and this vegetarian fried
mimosa (I think). Either way, the food was well worth the 88 RMB price tag.
Played another football match with the foreigners. We won
... had taken The Very Hungry Caterpillar as the book to read. It was very popular with all the age groups - one 13 year old boy read it aloud to me with great expression, and he thought it was quite funny!
The lunch was more like a banquet - at one stage we had the plates of food tiered 3 high to try and fit them all on the table! There were 2 quite chatty teenagers at my table, and a younger girl who was a little shy, but kept smiling at me. Very cute! We had some ...