Travel Blogs from Dalian
... Sep 30 off but to make up for it, Jenny has to work this coming Saturday, meaning she will have worked 7 days straight(22 – 28 Sep).
Not only does Skype(audio and video) work but Skype phone works too! Skype phone allows us to use our computer to dial up normal landline and mobile phones over the internet. Our MasterCard was not working here so via Skype phone, we were able to call MasterCard using their toll free ...
... Me, not so good; I can only understand numbers most of the time and a few basic phrases. Now I’ve caught a cold.
We Skyped with our kids, daughter-in-law and grandson for the first time from China. It was wonderful to see our new grandson squirming in his dad’s arms. Technology is wonderful when it is working!
I’m not a cat person but the other day when we went out to buy some fruit at one of the local ...
... students are studious but as in every classroom, there’s always the exception. Fortunately the students like her very much, an answer to prayer. They even asked her to join them for lunch on the first day. Part of the 20 hours per week is 2 hours of supervision in the evening where students can get help with their homework and courses; I help with the supervision. The students all seem SO young!
... fresh meat at these supermarkets is not packaged until you tell the sales clerk how much you want. Oddly enough, we have been unable to find butter.
The air in Dalian is way better than in the big cities(Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong) we visited last year. You can actually see clear blue skies!
Our first week here aside from some administrivia with the University, has been free time so we been able to see some of the tourist ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking