Tianjin Tianbao International
Travel Blogs from Tianjin
... back that way again about 10 minutes later, having eaten, I stopped and asked the guy "多少钱 / DuōShǎoQián" ('door sh'ou che-an?') - "How much?". “五百 / WǔBǎi” (‘Woo buy’) he replied, Y500, about $NZ100 each.
Nope, not for ...
Just another day at work, right?
I arrived and the Ayi (cleaning lady) let me into work. (I like to get there about an hour before the centre opens so I can get my classes prepared without interruptions.
As I wandered over to clock in, I noticed it was pretty dark inside, there were no lights on … Huh?
I tried to clock in. The machine that usually thanks me in Chinese after I clock ...
... we didn’t wait at all today.
For every shot the caddie would tell us how many yards to the pin, reading the markers on the course after estimating the distance from the ball to the nearest marker. I think she also suggested clubs but she probably found this casual kiwi a bit much. I was often happy to play the next shot with whatever club happened to be in my hand from the last shot rather than deliberating too much about it ...
... there weren't as many options as I had seen at sit down style HotPot restaurants. Because I don't know how to cook meat, I was worried that I wouldn't cook my meat well enough. Though it wasn't as impressive as the places that I had been before it still tasted good. There is a sauce common in China that I don't know the name of that they use a lot to dip their meat into and it is like a salty, more liquidy, peanut butter type sauce. I want ...
... kind of feeling homesick and wanting food from home so the trip was well worth it for all of us. On the way home we sang American songs with the Taxi driver who loved to sing and dance with us. I want to mention how incredibly cheap the taxi's are if I haven't mentioned it already. I will definitely be taking taxis more often because I want to embrace how cheap they are while it lasts and before I go back to paying extreme amounts for taxis in ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services