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... to be interesting to see how this crew gets along now that we will be together 24/7.It is quite an eclectic group with lots of personalities. Some things just can't be put in writing:) Luckily Cia and I get to room together.
The city of Chengdu seems much cleaner than Fuzhou on every level. I could be wrong??? Chengdu is the only city that has never changed it's name in 3,000 years. It is a city of 14 MILLION!!! And that has doubled in the last ...
... buy their electronics?
o It’s cheaper! Even though the product is made here it is much cheaper in North America than right here!
o All Apple iPod’s are made right here in Chengdu yet it is far cheaper to order online from Canada (ebay.ca) and have it shipped from China to Canada than have it shipped back from Canada to me here in China.
I wish I could show you a picture of what we see over ...
... but we saw a least some blue sky in Beejing).
But Chengdu has a rare treasure, it is home to the famous Panda Research Base, where you can see the cutest, lazyest and strange bear (with eye-liner) in the world!
We stayed at Lazybones Hostel after the train journey, for one night, but it was too expensive,
so we moved to Sim's Cozy Garden Hostel (one of the best hostel we ever stayed ...
... felt a little too modern. Its as if they knocked down all the old authentic places, and rebuilt them with what they think tourists want. Still, nice enough to stroll along. Saw some weird and wonderful food things – Quail on a stick. No, not just a piece of it, the whole bird... Head and everything. I was a little grossed out when I saw a young kiddie biting into its head!
That evening we ate in the hostel, and Si said he had the best Chinese curry ever... Looked ...
... it was soo bad??! that never happens. I wish i could be there to sled down Thompson hill on some dining hall treys with all the college buds. Time here has been going super slow it feels like to me, maybe thats because were still trying to adjust to all the changes here. We have been super busy doing things almost all day everyday. We did find this good chicken burger place right outside the East Gate to fulfill our greasy bad american food ...