TripAdvisor Reviews Wenhua Hotel Heshan
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This evening's concert was most definitely the musical highlight of the tour. The Opera House as you will have seen in yesterday's post was beautiful and worthy of its significant reputation. The audiences here are clearly knowledgeable and responded in an unfailingly positive way to our programme.
The acoustic in the Opera House is the most live that the band has played in, so much so that we had to move out of ...
... a concert this evening in one of the Opera House studio theatres. The band were in the audience and it was fantastic to see them perform from in front rather than from behind! Their programme was a fabulous mix of performance, audience interaction and demonstrations of Maori Culture. (See photos).
In the photos you will see a picture of an angry taxi driver. On 10 occasions today groups of us have been refused rides in cabs back to our hotel ...
Following these last five days, I’ve now completed my first
week of teaching. More overwhelming than I originally thought, I’ve still yet
to settle down into my classes. I realize being thrown into the fire is
the worst, but once the sizzle fades, I for one am more than eager to finally stand
on my feet. Unfortunately, though, that currently is not the case.
On Monday we had our first day of work with no classes. It
... nature, sooner than expected, made a call I simply could not put on hold. I won’t divulge into the dirty details, just that whilst squatting, with my pants around my ankles and tissue in hand, for there is no toilet paper in Chinese public restrooms, I had to use every ounce of focus my body could produce to literally not soil myself. After I’d successfully finished my business, I stood up with my thighs shot from exhaustion and the thought in my head, "Welcome to ...
... to the school’s own soccer coach and invited to play for the school’s own team against rival schools and other willing companies.
A final note before I close this topic, its location could not be better. Just across the street is a man-made river with an entertainment plaza on one side and an exclusive mall on the other. My teachers the other night invited me here after one of our basketball matches for a bite to eat. The food was heavenly and the night life just as ...