Zhe Jiang Hotel
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... too big to jump so you just walk through – soaking feet. The last annoyance are the crazy Chinese drivers, especially the taxi drivers, who never slow down and in the rainy conditions, that means a spray or a wall of water as they plow through the water welled up against the curbs – wet everything.
Both of us needed a haircut this week. Tim has been trying to find the cheapest place for a cut. Many of the places give you a long hair wash and massage, ...
... of the same labeling. The difference is I was offered this jacket for RMB380 which is about $70CAD and with some bargaining I could get it down to about $40CAD. If I want to mass order them in quantities of over 200 the price then drops further to just over $30 and over 1000 items to $25. Now the same jacket retails at home for close to $550CAD. With the current flight costs on China's Airlines I could fly here ...
... or fall festival as we were told to call it. Believe me, it was Halloween with a capital H! There were in-class parties, decorations and costumes. The poor primary teachers did a rotation of activities in the morning and then a party in the afternoon. Upstairs (grades 4-6) we had class parties with kids’ mothers sending in snacks. Mine were normal and tasty, but across the hall in the 11yo room, one mom sent in a KFC meal for each kid and another ...
... for the first time. Both
highlighted what was a miserable trip to Guangzhou.
On Friday, Shubham, our Indian coworker, invited us to the fourth
floor to celebrate the Dewali Festival. Other than the fact it was a holiday to
cook some curry, our host could not tell us much more about it. Howbeit, we
still had a good time as our hosts, Shabhum and Nathan, invited some other
people to join us for some curry and drinks.
What a busy Sunday at school - there was the visit to the Chimelong Safari Park that I had visited prior to creating a lesson plan and task sheet, and I was also asked to go to a marketing event in Dagang at an organic farm.
I was initially disappointed not to be going back to the safari park, as I really enjoyed my first visit there, but the farm was also a good day.
Being a marketing event, the focus was on wooing potential client families rather than a real-world ...