Sunrise International Hotel
Travel Blogs from Shenyang
... I can call within China. I have a Magic Jack on my computer that has worked well to call the states through my home phone number and I also use Skype and Facebook. Technology is amazing!
Sunday was my first experience going to their Chinese church that now has an English service at 1:00. The songs were good and all in English with the words on the screen. The sermon was in Chinese but then interpreted.
... Jason and I biked to the market in the Hui Muslim area of the city which is just a few blocks from their new apartment. Christa needed eggs and they weren't sure if they were available in that area, but Jason asked a few questions, and we found the booth selling eggs. He also bought ground beef. You pick out the piece of meat that you want them to grind up. It is all laying out on tables - no refrigeration.
Today was the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday which celebrates the full moon. There was no school, so we were invited to join some Chinese families and spend the day at the Shenyang Expo Botanical Gardens. It is about a 45 min. drive from our apartment. We spent much of the day "hanging out" at the children's playground and by the bridges. English is usually written under the Chinese, and the translations are quite interesting! ...
... around, and also doing Tai Chi. I don't know what the wooden structure is called, but it is like a long covered hallway with benches for people to sit in the shade and interesting lattice work. There is a front gate and a side gate and you have to use a magnetic fob to get in or out. It is a safe area for the kids to play without adult ...
On Monday Christa and I biked to the police station to register me. They need a copy of my passport and visa and want to know the address at which I am staying.
Tuesday we took the subway (station is right across the street) to a mall to buy some things for the 5K and 10K run that is Saturday. We came back and left again on bikes to stop at the vegetable market and to pick up the kids from school. What ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services