Travel Blogs from Weihai
... summer, moderate in autumn and warm in winter.
♦When to Go: Without winter chills and summer heat, Weihai is perfect for visiting all the year round, especially in summer.
♦Special Local product: pear jujube, flat peach, gingko, genseng
♦Liugong Island: It is located in Weihai Bay, at the east end of Shandong Peninsula. It is very close to downtown Weihai City, only 20 ...
... all became restless and began diving off the boat. We spent the next hour jumping overboard until the sea police came and told us off. Not long after that the boat was fixed. Unfortunately it was too late to go to the island so they took us out on the open water instead. From sailing a small catamaran on the first week to sailing a 25ft yacht the next, I wasn’t sure what to think apart from it was amazing! Once back on solid ground we met another problem. The ...
I'm so tired! Getting back at 2am this morning and waking up at 6.45am is really not going to help my Mandarin. Our class started at 8am and we were taking bets on who would not turn up because of their hangover. Luckily everyone was there in person, not so much with working brains. 3 hours in to our lesson I was feeling strangely confident. I knew exactly what we were learning and felt I could do it. Then it hit me. A huge ...
I can't tell you how amazing it is to wake up in a place like Weihai. I think I might actually love it here. Before we could go to the beach though we had to take part in an orientation with the rest of the people on the course and then do 2 hours of our mandarin. After the introductions the Chinese teacher informed us that she will no longer be speaking any English to us and from now on to only talk in mandarin, which is good because hopefully we will pick the language ...
... we did when
we arrived was jump in. The only negative I can think of at the moment is that
we are in separate rooms. Oliver is sharing with another guy called Chris on
the 3rd floor of the dorms while I am in the 2nd floor
sharing with 1 Chinese lady called Sharron and an English teacher called Kaila.
As more people arrived we took a trip down to the sea with some crates of beer
to soak up the sun. This is the ...