Tongsheng Lake Dolton Resort
Travel Blogs from Changsha
... me to a concert last weekend and bought me a Minnie Mouse bow that lights up and flashes red and blue. I wore that around Martyr's Park while drinking baijiu with orange and strawberry juice and watching people dance.
A little baby was really interested in my light up bow, so I gave it to him and now I don't have it anymore. This is the last existing photo of my Minnie bow.
... it. I found out they are doing renovations and it will be closed until 2015. So, my second choice was the Changsha city museum, which happened to have a British art exhibit, and it was actually really good.
I took my bike to the next stop, Mao's teachers' college. It was also under renovations. Kids all around were dressed in fatigues, because they were doing military training instead of starting school. Everyone from grade 7 ...
... in the UK! What happens varies from school to school; one friend of mine apparently just got a few bits of chocolate and not much else; whereas another got free food and others a day off. For me, the night before Teacher's Day proper there was a large gathering at Zhuzhou Nanfang South Campus (I am in the north campus) for a kind of assembly/performance type thing. I and my co-teachers Luke and Charlie were told it was Tuesday evening then got a text at lunchtime Monday from ...
... by about 30 small children as I walked through the door, most of whom clustered around me, jabbering away in Mandarin, poking at my laptop, my stickers, and looking at me with extreme interest. I realised I had walked in during what was meant to be the 10min break between lessons, and after a bit of chattering with them and showing them pictures on my laptop, we started the lesson. Thankfully, I have a Chinese TA who translates for me and keeps order. I feel a bit 'on the ...
Check it out guys, my awesome new apartment. I am moving on up. China doesn't pay as well as Korea, but the perks are amazing.
My room has only one bedroom, but I get an office and awesome living room on the very top floor. I'm in the PENTHOUSE!
There is also a wondrous rooftop patio just next to my place, which will be the place for lunches and parties in the future, I'm sure.
Check out the photos. Be jealous, be very jealous.
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