Xiangxieer Mingzhu International Hotel
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... too much – I realised that when Bruce told us on the first day that Chinese people always do things for something in return (Guanxi – I scratch your back if you scratch mine) that we were a part of that. I was getting out of it!
Bruce took us back to the hotel and me, Ruby and Kirsty sat down to talk about what we were going to do. Me and Kirsty decided that we were definitely not staying in China – for me it’s too corrupt, I didn’t ...
... in Asia Bruce ordered vegetarian dumplings. The main
ingredient in these vegetarian dumplings was CELERY! Ugh! There was about 10
dumplings in a big bowl of tasteless broth, I put whole spoonful’s of chilli
into my bowl to give it some flavour but all I could taste was the celery. Not
to mention the fact that this was a very messy task especially for a relatively
new chopstick user like myself- have any of you ever tried to pick up ...
We had to be ready for 9am today because Bruce was taking us
to our school. The school was in Chuzhuo which is only 40 minutes from where we
are staying at the moment in Huai’An city and when we got there we realised
just how huge the school is and it kind of helped to put into perspective the
reason why our classes are going to be 60 + in size.
I thought it was a strange set up because we had to walk
through an office before you got into ...
... was just stunning and one of those images that you imprint on your mind and pull out whenever you think of a particular place. Those mountains and green rolling hills lit up in the sunshine are definitely how I will remember Yangshuo, what a way to leave a place. However, regardless of the beauty and the luxury seating and air conditioning, the Chinese roads are death traps and the drivers are maniacs – there was a point on our journey where our driver tried ...
... show was a memory I will not soon forget.
On the way back to the hotel, we stopped for a McSpicy Chicken (long story) and went to bed.
Shanghai in the morning!
Sorry this one was long, we had an entertaining day to say the least!
Once I assemble photos/videos of my appearance on stage, I will create a separate post:)
Thanks for reading, Mom!
Bruce Springsteen- Dancing in the Dark: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=129kuDC QtHs