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... has by far been one of the most amazing opportunities I have ever been presented with, and each person we met along with route, each fact we learned, and each event we experienced will forever be carved into my mind. If I were to pick my top five that impacted me the most though, the following list illustrates those that stood out from all others:
1. Being served dish after dish of traditional Omani ...
... about the city and drink up the sights for a while. At the ports, large ships came to and fro, and Chinese junks dotted the horizons with their stern mounted rudders to improve steering such gargantuan boats in the large sea and their water-tight bulkheads designed to keep them afloat during emergencies. Silks, silk textiles, ceramics, and metalwork made their way on and off the land while people scurried back and forth trying to find the best bargain and the most stunning ...
... secured but for a very long expedition I knew some of my men may be wary to take. I stepped up and gave them whatever assurance I could, and before we all knew it were crossing leagues of ocean. Docking on a set of islands briefly for which the crew of the ship seemed to know only a little about. The men of the island seemed to know even less about us. However, discovery was not a goal of our fleet and we set off once more, headed for the Strait ...
... shops, which I found out to my dismay last time.
Last time at Sheung Shui I just got a cup of coffee at a
Japanese Sushi restaurant on the station complex and then went back to the
border but this time Vincent took to a large nearby shopping mall where you can
buy many things you can’t buy in China, such as a shoes which fit westerner’s
feet, Cadbury’s chocolate and decent bread. We took lunch together which energised
us for the return trip, ...
... of “Happy Halloween.” I went to a few of my own
classes, grade 2 English, and we did a fashion show, took pictures, and “played”
trick or treat. It was a great time, and the kids really took up to the whole
spirit of Halloween.
Other notes, a lot of the kids also dressed up as Spiderman,
so it was a nice connection to see and take to take pictures with. Another good
part, we got to go home early because the parade ...