Foshan Aoyuan Hotel
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... shell and closer to the audience in order to stop the sound from becoming too boomy. With plenty of time to rehearse this afternoon we felt comfortable by performance time and did the best concert of the tour to date.
We met the NZ Consulate General briefly after the concert and she spoke very kindly of our performance and was clearly proud to have representatives of New Zealand in her adopted city.
Guangzhou is a truly ginormous city – the 6th largest in the world with a population of just under 14 million. The density of the apartment living is quite astounding and we feel like we are in the REAL madness of China now. The only cities in China bigger than this are Beijing and Shanghai at 24,000,000 and 21,000,000 respectively. To round out ‘Chinese
Geography 101’, there are 101 cities in China that have a population ...
heads with eyes, brains and whatever else you’ll find in a head still intact. Pass.
The last piece I’ll write about is my savior Colonel Sanders
from KFC. Before we went to party at the karaoke bar, we stopped at KFC for
some good old fashioned fried chicken. And I thank the lord the chicken ended
up being a little bit of home comfort. Leon and I downed a full bucket of chicken
between us and for a moment, felt as if we were back ...
... how to play China’s national sport, dice. I haven't the skill, but watching others gamble what sums of money they did have was entertaining enough. Another note, aside from the stray cats everywhere, I could not believe how cheap the beer was. For about 10 liters of beer, I think the total tab cam to 100 RMB, so about $15 USD. Certainly an investment worth having a long position.
I thought I’d write a segment about the food because ...
... school is but 5 minutes away. Continuing down the road, after weaving through its alleys, there exists an enormous flee market. Endless supplies of counter-fit goods one can only imagine: clothes, watches, shoes, food, etc., etc. All in the shabbiest of conditions. My favorite, however, would have to be the food section, particularly the meat isle. There, my eyes remain wide as one can buy live: chickens, frogs, snails, shrimp, fish, water snakes, and who knows what else. The respective ...