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Travel Blogs from Nanjing
I could swear that last night I heard Rosa say that we were meeting the boys and Henry at quarter to seven not quarter past seven, however I was wrong. So I had no need to rush to get showered and ready and no need to wonder why she was taking so long and suggesting we go for breakfast! We had lots of time and were prompt for Henry (a lovely Chinese guy who was showing us to class). He took us to our first class as we had not been to the uni buildings on the ...
... a bit sore and we were ready for dinner! Back at campus we went to a large supermarket to explore and to get some water and snacks for between classes. Then we returned to the rooms briefly to check if there had been any email from Tom (our Edinburgh uni professor who organised the trip and who was coming to Nanjing tonight) however there were no plans to meet. We set off back to the night market and I got a sort of burrito as recommended by Henry (one of our Chinese hosts) ...
... We then joined some more of the others and tried to call the uni to find out what was happening. Eventually we discovered that the bus was stuck in traffic and would be there soon, which it was. However not everyone had arrived yet and it was a bit of a palaver to find the stragglers, in fact one we could not find so he has to make his own way! I think we were all a little unimpressed with how disorganised it was, especially as we had been led to believe that there would ...
the west. this also means that our teachers are very pressurised too. The students make an instant decision on a teacher and if they feel that the teacher is not teaching them enough or not
giving enough homework then the parents pressurise the Chinese side of
the school to get rid of the teacher. I am proud to say that I have had very positive feedback when I have been called into teach and have been told that the students really like me, and ...
Today we had another day of exploring with the Shephards. After Lochie's footy (soccer) practice and lunch, we picked up Caroline, Lucas and Oliver and headed to Zheng He’s Treasure Shipyard. A Chinese treasure ship was a type of large wooden ship in the fleet of admiral Zheng He, who led 7 voyages during the early 15th century. Through the grounds we explored gardens, statues, waterways, a replica ship (HUGE!) and a working temple. As you can ...