Golden Crown Tower
Travel Blogs from Tianjin
... about 1kg of each? It’s possible …
And the vegetables? Glad you asked. None of the half-a-dozen or so vendors outside the market sold vegetables, only fruit. OK, a couple sold cherry tomatoes but you know they are fruit, right? (See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomato) No problem, I’ll buy some from a little shop on the way back. Arrives at shop, stands at the door, looks in. Nope, only fruit. ...
... Of the body of about 300 people at this church, give or take, there are a good amount of Africans that attend and about 10 more that showed up today. Apparently, I'm the only black person there that isn't from Africa, so when it came my turn, the introduction situation was quite comical for me and Phil. All in all, it's comforting to know that somewhere in the city, there is group of people I can worship with, and just get some general support and advice when I need it.
... get them to send it away to get fixed.
I just realised I photos on my iphone. they are here now.
Another piece of advice for learning Chinese, start listening to Chinese ASAP, Chinese Pod, Pimsler and Popup Chinese, also get Pleco the full version $36 for ipad. It has 'optical character recognition' meaning I take a photo of my notes and it changes it to a document where if I want the meaning of a particular word I tap on the word ...
I want to shift 100,000,000 tons of goods easily. How can I do that? I know, I'll build a canal. How long a canal? Oh, about 1,700 kms. That sound OK? And when shall we start this large project? Oh, how about in 486 BC? And along the way, let's invent a 'pound lock’ to enable the ships to travel up elevations as well as down. Ok, let’s get started …
And so ...
... class at 11:40 and then I’m
free for the rest of the day! A couple days ago I decided to explore an older
part of Tianjin and these are some of the buildings I saw. After about an three
hours of wandering, I made my way to Binjian Dao a popular shopping center here in Tianjin.
Here there are dozens of shops selling all kinds of clothes and jewelry. Unfortunately
I can’t fit any of the shoes they sell here. Sometimes I think that’s a good
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility