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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 ...
... for most of us it went along the lines of "I have 5 people in my family, I like apples, I love china etc" however we could all see how much everyone has improved in the last 2 weeks. The afternoon activity was supposed to be doing a triathlon however it felt like a million degrees so we persuaded them to cancel the hard physical activity and have one final day on the beach. After one last dip in the sea it was time to pack luckily Sonya was leaving her suitcase behind ...
... was in front of me stopping me from understanding anything from that point on. Anything that was said to me, even things I knew, would just sound like gobbled gook. I did not have a clue. Feeling very frustrated with myself not being able to do simple Chinese like telling the time after class we continued to practice. We only had a little bit of time for lunch before we had to meet up again. With all the learning after class ...
... but bad because sometimes you would get a bit lost. Our teacher wanted us to learn the sounds of each tone and recognise it when said to us. I sucked at this. Even though there are only 4 tones it is so easy to get them mixed up with each other. After lunch we headed back to Oliver’s room and decided to spend an hour just catching up on what had been said in the mandarin lessons so we weren’t left to far behind. After a little while of revising we ...
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