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... with airport style security checks. Although Chengdu is home to 11m people (almost a sleepy village) with many foreign visitors to see the pandas, Linda and I were clearly a novelty with many people taking our photo or stopping to stare at us, we even had an excited group of students approach us for photo which was for their (homework) [photo attached]. We also visited a traditional Tea House in people's park where we had a really funny encounter with our host who only knew two ...
... are famous for their hot-pots, which is just a big boiling broth of super spicy stuff which you cook your meats in at your table.
We weren't up for that today, but will be trying it very shortly!
Tomorrow we are up early and getting a bus to a place called Leshan to see the worlds biggest buddha, which is carved into a big rock face.
... I had to spend 1 hour watching the Chinese drive.
They are unbelievably selfish! As anyone who has been to China will tell you, the Chinese hate cueing. For them it is completely acceptable to walk straight to the front of a que and push your way in. The shame that I would feel in doing this is completely lacking in China. And this behaviour is prevalent in their driving. For example, cars will literally drive on the wrong side of the road and pull in front of another car ...
Before you read this, I just want to clarify that no, I'm not a massive clean freak. These are just my first impressions, and really the pictures are there to show off my cleaning efforts!
After my first day of teaching I was told I could go home early to clean my apartment. That wasn't a good sign. The apartment has a kitchen, bathroom, living area/bedroom/study combined and a balcony. When I opened the door it smelt like ...