Tianjin Tianbao International
Travel Blogs from Tianjin
... our guide and got see some of
Tianjin. It sure is a beautiful city and we really wished we could spend
some more time here. We like it more then Beijing. We got to visit a
water park (for its lakes and fountains not water slides and pools) and
found a small amusement park as well. The girls enjoyed some
much needed fun time and Jaden bonded with either Lorilee or I. He was a
trooper. The little man was taking it all in. Never cried once ...
It was dinner time, during a break between my classes, and I was walking to a near-by restaurant to get some. And I passed a guy sitting near … 3 turtles. Two sere stranded upside down and one was walking a little but being encouraged back near the other two by the guy. Mmmm, interesting.
... didn't! Then the Ayi tells me there is no power.
I start to think about that for a minute - No lights, no computers, argh! It’s going to be a challenge of a day all right.
Then the Ayi tells me (this is all in Chinese. The Ayis can’t speak any English short of "Hello") that it is only on the first (ground) floor. The second & third floors are ok. Whew!
I start to head for ...
... 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 ...
I am beginning to love Fridays because we get the afternoon off to do whatever we like. After class this afternoon we went to the local supermarket, Vanguard. To both get fruit and figure out how much the different types of fruit cost for homework in our Chinese language class. I really enjoy how fresh the fruit is here. The minute you take a bite out of an apple you can taste the freshness. Though no preservatives does have its downfall, it ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services