Travel Blogs from Weihai
... by tour ship.
♦Because of its natural beauty and pleasant climate, the island enjoys the reputation of 'a fairy isle on the sea' and 'a Garden of Eden'. Marked by uneven terrain, the island is high in the north and low in the south. Large waves dash against the smooth cliffs in the north end while vast beaches of fine sands extend for miles along the coast in the south.
♦ 1. Weihai Wendeng ...
... on the bus. When our time came we all walked on stage and we sang our hearts out, we all finished feeling proud to a small applause from the audience, however it was what happened next which shocked us all. As we were coming off stage all the Chinese kids that had been learning English alongside us for the past 2 weeks came on stage and started singing the English translated version for the audience, their performance was far superior to ours, and needless to say got ...
I'm so tired! Getting back at 2am this morning and waking up at 6.45am is really not going to help my Mandarin. Our class started at 8am and we were taking bets on who would not turn up because of their hangover. Luckily everyone was there in person, not so much with working brains. 3 hours in to our lesson I was feeling strangely confident. I knew exactly what we were learning and felt I could do it. Then it hit me. A huge ...
... take a guy called Emmet to a fish restaurant for his birthday. I hate fish but I’m happy to say, I tried everything from Oysters to king prawns. Didn’t like it but I’m very proud that I ate it. I’m not so proud of myself when it came down to the alcohol. In China they have a drink called Bijou. This is nasty stuff! That mixed with the amount of beer I drank resorted into a very drunk Yasmin. From the restaurant we headed into town in search ...
at Taishan train station became more of a challenge than we thought. Our so
called bargain suitcase decided to slowly began to disintegrate in our hands.
First the helpful wheelie handle snapped off then the side handle came off in
our hands, we managed to lose a wheel
somewhere along the way and through all the dragging we now have some nice
looking holes in it to. Eventually we arrived at the station with our bag