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... learning in China. It accepted students throughout the Song, Yuan, Ming, and Qing dynasties, eventually becoming Hunan University in 1926.
So, on a warm October Saturday, Aaron, Claudia, and I joined thousands of other travellers intent on retracing the footsteps of those ancient academics, to explore the rebuilt grounds and buildings of Yuelu Academy for ourselves. Although hardly a mountain ...
... season. Changsha is internationally famous for its fireworks, exporting them around the world. The city also received the honor of supplying all the big bangs for the Beijing Olympics.
It's a short but crowded walk to the fireworks viewing area. The six lanes of vehicle traffic between us and the river is at a standstill, so Aaron scampers across and reaches the other side with no problem. ...
... at the photos we snapped of each other .
After our visit to the wax museum, we thought we would still have enough time to wander around on the outside sidewalks to see people in costume. But it was pouring rain, so we abandoned that plan and flagged down a taxi to take us home, Squashed into ...
... the beauty.
Anyhow, Halloween arrived. It was arguably the worst day, weather wise, I have seen in Changsha. Rain was pouring down, it was cold and it was miserable. Almost a very typical Halloween atmosphere. I was going to go to school in my Ti Chi costume, saying it was fancy dress, but the weather was so bad, I did not want to ruin the costume. So I instead grabbed the mask I was given by my school on western food day and wore that instead. As I ...
On any sidewalk in North America, a blonde, 5'6", middle-aged woman, and a 6' 2" man with a grey moustache, attract very little attention from passersby. We not only blend in - we're mostly invisible. But here in Changsha, where few foreigners visit, Walter and I have become minor celebrities.
The first time we became aware of our heightened profile, we were sitting on the deck of the ...