Travel Blogs from Taizhou
... climbing up the hill, most of which I failed to recognise!
The river was very busy, with lots of small bamboo rafts, smaller boats, as well as countless ferries like ours chugging up and down the river.We were told that , in the high season there would be twice as much traffic. Hard to imagine, as although the river is wide, the deep part is actually quite narrow.
We saw a few water buffalo along the banks, ...
... on their faces. Wei told us that many of them had probably never seen young Americans before, so we made their day just by being there.
We then visited a Doctors office, where we met with a 73 year old doctor who is still practicing chinese medicine. He gave us a brief description of how chinese medicine works. I was amazed how just by feeling a pulse with 3 fingers, and using different combinations of pressure, he could tell you just about ...
... site to see.
After eating yet another huge lunch, we returned to our hotel to rest and work on our papers. It was around this time when we all started to panic a little bit about how quickly the deadline was approaching for our 10 page papers. We all were so caught up in the experience that it became very hard to find the motivation to do schoolwork.
We then had another lecture presented by Wei, followed by the best.dinner.ever. We ...
... not receive many visitors due to location, and Wei fears it will be closing within the next year. Therefore, we all feel pretty lucky that we were able to visit before this happens.
After a short lecture, we returned to the hotel to get ready for dinner. On wednesday night, we dined in a private garden, within a large, beautiful park that was shut down for the night except to us. We had ...
... in flat like accommodation. It was mostly families and then there was an old person building, but it was not a care home!
We took the lift (thank god!) to the 11th floor and then we were greeted by a crowd of people who were all related to shuya in some way and had come to have dinner with us! Now i quickly learnt that people in china are either insisting that i eat something or i sit down and preferably both! You soon learn not to decline! But its awkward when an old lady gets ...
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