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I head to Guangzhou with no real plan. I'm not sure there is much to do in the city as I only know it as a gateway to Hong Kong and ground zero for expats teaching English in China. I've come to meet friends but need to find something to do to kill time while they are at work. I've been told there is a little island easily accessible, full of old colonial buildings and picturesque walks. I begin making plans to check ...
... saying we were all thankful none of us were alone. The drop off point was a rundown
fish harbor that must have been built before Chancellor Moa’s time. We quickly
found the nearest bus and decided to just head home. It took us roughly three
hours to get back.
The best part of the whole trip was the food we ate before
and after Guangzhou. We found a really good Chinese place on our way to the
metro and on our return, we stopped in ...
... language. We headed off south to Dagang, which is about 40min drive from school.
There were around 20 families expected, and the students ranged in age from 3 - 15 years.
My job was to read them a story as they arrived, and keep them occupied till everyone was there, then we went round the animal farm area together, gave them a resource gift, had lunch and came home! Not too strenuous....
Most of the students were very young, under 10 years I would guess, ...
2 Months In
Approaching what would be the two month mark in China, and I am at last settled in. Actually, an interesting point raised earlier when asked, "Do you still wake up saying wow I am in China?" The answer is no. When I wake up, I don't say that this is China, rather, I subconsciously think this is home. Not only do I live here, but I am also a functioning member of this society in my new life. Things have turned around more or less, or, in another sense, started to ...
... area of 860,000 square meters (212.5 acres), it is made up of three artificial lakes and seven hills of Yuexiu Mountain; hence the name Yuexiu Park. The trip was about 45 minutes.
This park is a perfect combination of cultural relics and ecological tourism, reputed for its pretty water and hills as well as cultural relics. The main places of interest include the stone sculpture of the Five Rams, Zhenhai Tower, the site of the Ming Dynasty City Wall, ...