Motel 168 (Changsha Gaoqiao)

Address: No.508 First Section of East Loop2, Yuhua District, Changsha, Hunan, 410017, China | 2 star motel
 
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Location

This 2 star motel, located in the Yuhua District area of Changsha, is near Mount Yuelu, Mount Hengshan, Máo Zédong's Former Residence, and Húnán Provincial Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Changsha

Sages and guides

A travel blog entry by pyoung on Nov 08, 2014

7 comments, 11 photos

... My visit to Yuelu Academy gave me a different lens through which to consider the question's answer. The activities I had been asking the professors to consider trying with their students pushed against the cultural mass of more than 1000 years of two Chinese higher education traditions: the teacher as lecturer, and the teacher as the sole expert in the classroom. Were my Western ideas about how ...

BIg bang!

A travel blog entry by pyoung on Nov 06, 2014

1 comment, 6 photos

... any further, they've steered me halfway across the road. I stand between them, trying to make myself as small as possible, wondering if we're about to star in a big bang episode of our own. The traffic is whizzing within inches of us on either side. Finally, a monstrous bus pulls up directly in front of us and stops, blocking our view of the fireworks and our path to the curb.

"This ...

Hallowe'en Treats

A travel blog entry by pyoung on Nov 02, 2014

9 comments, 16 photos

... then, well before we really knew each other, we chatted amiably. When they were ready to leave, Eric said, "I liked talking to you. It was a good chance to...." He paused and searched for the words.

"Practise your English?" Aaron offered.

"No," Eric said. "Make a connection. That's important, I think."

Exactly.








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Chapter 13 - Scary Happenings

A travel blog entry by ace241191 on Nov 01, 2014

2 comments, 12 photos

... Jerry is one of my really excitable students who like most 5 year old boys, can't sit still. Once he got over his shyness of being at dinner with me, he became really cute, climbing over and under his seat, joking and he even sung us one of his songs he had been learning in school.

After the meal I received a job offer, to host a Children's party on Halloween. At first I was a little skeptical of the idea. There have been stories from other teachers that ...

You've never seen the likes of me before,have you?

A travel blog entry by pyoung on Oct 29, 2014

3 comments, 3 photos

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 ...