Yong An Hotel
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... scope out the things we wanted to come back to buy. We then went back to the subway and made our way to the Dirt Market, where more trinkets and antiques are sold. The Dirt Market had so many vendors selling beads, and the annoying thing was that they were practically all the same kind of beads. I wasn’t really liking the Dirt Market, but we had scheduled to stay there three hours. Chelsea and I hadn’t eaten anything when we first woke up, so by this time ...
... just right now. Found a wonderful open food market on our way back so admired the 7or 8 different kinds of rice for sale, any bean known to mankind, and lots of fresh produce. Bought a couple of bananas and a couple of oranges. Found out our "translate" app will produce the equivalent in Chinese characters, and will actually pronounce words, which may be handy. I'm just working on Hello (Ni hao) and Thanks (Xie Xie) for now.
... everyone as soon as he arrived.... Really good contact to know tho! He is very high up in the RYA world and even higher up in the watersports recruitment world!!! Unfortunately the Chinese boys didn't pass, not because they were ****, because they're not, they are all really good instructors however none of them have enough outside knowledge. Because they have only ever taught at this centre it's all they know, so Chris designed a test that they all had to ...
... was a “sleeper", our carriage contained many cabins, a disgusting toilet (just a hole in the ground) and a few fold down seats next to the window (where you would be in everybodys way). Our actual cabin had only 2 bunk beds. Of course, myself and Eoin were on the top. With little room to maneuver, we had no choice but to perch ourselves up top until morning when our train arrived in Xi'an. An observation of ours since we arrived in ...
... where Andy goes & I have my fringe cut, £16 later, cut, wash & blow dry, and an eyebrow shape - bargain, and..... I love it, very very pleased. So sorry Nicky & Tina, your flight over has been cancelled now!!
Friday night was an Internations party, no ordinary party - the organisations 5th Birthday party with celebrations going on all over the world. Our party was at the V+ club, only a 15 min walk from our apartment, which was handy. I was invited upstairs ...
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