Chuanwangfu Yangguang Hotel(Shengli Road)
Travel Blogs from Dalian
... toll free numbers don't work outside of Canada and US. In order to set up Skype phone you need to buy $14 of Skype credit but because the toll free number worked, our initial $14 Skype credit is untouched.
One of the attractions we visited earlier is Zhongshan Square, which is really not a square but a big traffic circle with a large green space in the middle. We couldn’t get onto the greenspace because the ...
... celebrate the friendship between China and the Soviet Union. Victory Square has lots of underground shopping; not sure if the square itself is of any historical importance. We also took in
the markets close to the nearby Dalian train station; a wide variety of goods were for sale.
Our passports were returned with our residence permit glued inside. One last formality is to visit the local police station for local registration.
As in North America, school here is in full swing now. Jenny has put in a week of teaching and although it is only 20 hours of classes a week, she is busy as there is prep time required for each class. She discovered that in addition to teaching English, she is required to teach 3 courses that she hadn't planned on; World Cultures, Canadian Culture and World Issues. The classes are small, numbering 4 – 7. Most ...
... of the places we've seen is The People's Square which is surrounded on 3 sides by government buildings and where national holidays are celebrated.
Jenny started classes today, more to come on that.
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