Yuexiu Hotel International
Travel Blogs from Guangzhou
... overtired. Moving about with you helps to rock and soothe baby, and so calm him down in preparation for bedtime. Driving Down A more modern option is "driving down". Most parents have heard of this trick, which basically involves putting your baby in his car seat and driving around for a while until he's asleep. Unfortunately this is rather inconvenient and uses up petrol, but if you're desperate, it's worth a try - it has a very high success rate. When my children were ...
... GZ to sit exams or conduct business.
It is now home to the Guangdong Folk Art Museum as well as retaining the temple, and is a truly impressive place. It is easy to get a bit jaded when you visit lots of temples and pagodas, but this one is in a category of its own. The craftmanship on display is quite extraordinary, and this will be a must-see for my visitors - no wonder it was the top of the list in the ...
In the morning, Lisa asked me to wait for the other couchsurfers while she took her daughter to English class. Eventually, the French couple arrived and Lisa didn't end up going anyway.
Mary and Antoine were going to the Dragon Boat Races, so they brought me along. It was a really hot day, but it was definitely worth seeing. Lisa drove us in her car and she treated us to dim sum for lunch before ...
... and the US as Canton.
In the 18th century, while China was renewing its global trade opportunites, Guangzhou exploded with activity as Spain, France, Denmark, Sweden, England, Netherlands, Prussia, Italy, Australia, and the US joined the Portuguese, Arabs and Indians in the Pearl River delta under the sanction of the Emperor’s “Thirteen Factories” rule.
England spoiled ...
... super-cool (not!) heat reflecting umbrella with me from now on.
On the work front I had a pretty positive appraisal last week, and we get a new DOS (teachers boss) starting after Dragon boat festival next week, so am hoping that things will improve. We are still short of 3 foreign teachers, and everyone has really heavy workloads as a result. Apparently there will be a new intake of teachers next month, in time to help with summer school over Jul and Aug.
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