Travel Blogs from Beijing
... well. Yan Chi, you were so socially deprived when I met you! Hahah
For the next few days we hung out together. I usually do not like to explore new places with anyone because I like to get lost in the crowd and in my own thoughts, but I could not get rid of Yan Chi – he could not take a hint. I'm joking Yan ...
... the remaining food right on to the middle of the table! It made sense when she picked up the ends of the plastic and threw the whole thing away. Smart way to clean up without dragging everything to the kitchen!
After cleaning up, she gave us a short lesson in making dumplings. There is ...
... stay with my friend and her family whom I know from Japan. She used to go to the same church as my family did in Tokyo!
I’ve decided that I love Shanghai, mostly because it has many different Japanese stores/food places due to its HUGE population of Japanese people! I got to eat lunch at a Japanese Ramen place which tasted exactly like one I could eat in Japan! It was only 36kuai ($5-6) for 大盛り (oomori) (a big serving) too! I also found ...
... but before she went she said take this road until it ends and turn left. When I turned left she said you should know where you are going because that is your neighborhood.
More to come, gotto go for now. Ok here goes, you would think a 48 year young woman (me) would follow directions. Oh I forget to tell you my colleague said go forward until you can't go anymore and take a left. Well, that I did not do I thought she said go to next big wide ...
... of them were poor girls who worked for the empress and could possibly work their way up the ranks.
In fact, Empress Dowager Cixi was actually a concubine. She became the Empress dowager because she was pregnant with a son who would become the next emperor. She also was the "power behind the curtain" and provided advice to her young emperor son by sitting behind the curtain while he conducted business affairs. She did this for over forty years.
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