WHWH (Hangzhou Zhuantang)
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... memorandum of understanding between our schools with Principal Rose. This is a formal ceremony where both principals sign an agreed understanding to continue our sister school relationship and exchange gifts.
Later in the afternoon after school had finished we met our host student and then it was off to spend the weekend with our host families.
... Mountain and was presented with a cup of Longjing tea. In front of the Hu Gong Temple were 18 tea bushes. Emperor Qianlong was so impressed by the Longjing tea produced here that he conferred these 18 tea bushes special imperial status. The trees are still living and the tea they produce is auctioned annually for more money per gram than gold.
True story! ( apparently)
Besides the spectacular views all around us as we were enveloped by the tea terraces, I ...
... to view some of the ancient bridges.
How peaceful the evening was! I have been to, and written about other water towns which were a hustling, bustling area of shops and tourist commerce. This was not the case here. It was a quiet peaceful neighborhood where the houses just happen to be along the water and connected by these extraordinary ancient bridges. As we quietly wandered around we saw families gathered around tables having their dinner. A few were watching TV. Our ...
Barely took any photos in Hangzhou as it ****** it down most of the time we were there but here are a few. Hangzhou isn't much of a wintery place really as most of the activities are based around the lake. We attempted to walk around it on my birthday but got soaked through so went to a silk museum instead. I told you it was three wet and wild girls let loose in China...We made up for the ****** weather by going for some real nice food at a restaurant called Grean Tea restaurant though. ...
... up in the tea glass.
5. When buying tea from a tea farmer, make sure it’s packaged in front of you.
6. Keep tea dry, cool and dark and use it up before it gets too old.
7. Tea has a ton of healthy properties for the body.
8. Lower quality tea is not much better than dust.
9. High quality tea does not get bitter and has a light green colour.