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... This worked well
especially because I bought chocolates to reward them for winning (I know I
shouldn’t need to do this but it was my back up plan if the class was naughty).
After this I thought I would try and get the children to
discuss what kinds of things are associated with each genre, their emotions,
instruments used, what it sounds like… this worked ok I knew that because they
weren’t a particular ...
... any time soon. After a few days enjoying Beijing under clear blue skies we moved across to the University in the snow to start our orientation. It was then that we got to witness the infamous smog. We’ve been pretty lucky so far and other than being really cold the weather has been quite good, but the smog has descended on the whole of Beijing a few times. It leaves the worst gritty feeling in your mouth causing me to seriously consider getting myself one ...
... brewery in the middle of a residential area. The beer was sooooo good! We ordered pizza delivered by a dude on a bike and proceeded to get actually wasted. We took the subway home, which was its own adventure. I talked to a bunch of random Chinese people and taught a guy how to fist bump. I was an international ambassador of good ...
... along the way.
We took an overnight train from Luoyang to Beijing, and arrived around 6 am. The difference in temperature was immediately noticeable: it was freezing. We shouldered our packs and headed for the subway system, map in hand. It was surprisingly easy to navigate, and we found ourselves at our stop after twenty minutes and a single transfer. As we headed down the street towards our hostel, I realized with delight that we were in ...
... quite early, and they are waaaaaaay faster than buses, more convenient and cheaper than planes and, like I said I know I’m in the minority BUT, I find them very comfy and cozy ha J I sleep way better on the trains oddly than in my own bed in China.
But Sooo the Z train is DEFINITELY worth mentioning because it was Sooo cool! I didn’t know what to expect but honestly it was pretty dang nice! Basically Z-trains are sleepers that are direct trains (this one ...