Super 8 (Changchun Tian Xin)
Travel Blogs from Changchun
... explored the Temple of Heaven, built by one of their many Emperors, and involving the use of a lot of 9s for some reason, which I've now forgotten, (Ron had glazed over by this time).
Then on to Tiananmen Square, a vast space which can hold 1,000,000 people. It wasn't that crowded today, thank goodness. We had our photo taken with a backdrop of Chairman Mao!
There's still a cordoned - off area outside the building with ...
... America we won't be spending as much time together. We've all said we are going to try and spend time together once we get back and I hope that it actually happens. I don't know if I would've enjoyed myself as much as I have if it hadn't been for everyone that came with me.
We have three full days left in Changchun before we board the plan back to America and the only thing we have scheduled is our graduation ceremony tomorrow morning. Besides that ...
... is so much green and quietness hidden inside the bustling city. I have pictures that I'll upload soon(ish) and you can see for yourselves. I hope to go back sometime while I'm here because there is a tiger park within the larger park that I didn't get to visit when we went on Saturday.
I think that's most everything from Saturday. I'll try and get another post up about the final that I took today and the lovely events surrounding that.
Until next time!
... yesterday we did go watch Star Trek in IMAX 3D and my family also took me to buy a cuple of things that I've been wanting, namely Tai Ji ball and some fans. I'll take some pictures of those so you can see what they look like.
Tomorrow I go back to the grind of school, and I have my midterm on Monday over the five chaoter we've covered since classes began. Hopefully I've caught up on enough sleep to get me through.
Until next time!
... The fact that I'm so out of shape didn't help the situation either. I did it though and now I can say that I've walked on the Great Wall. I would like to come back sometime so I can go geocaching on the Wall since I didn't get the opportunity this time around.
Leaving the Wall I had some mixed feelings. On the one hand I was really happy with my experience on the Wall and was very glad I was able to make that trip. However, at the same time ...