Travel Blogs from Nanning
The approach of Chinese New Year was obvious. Shops started stocking up on specialty goodies – bagged or boxed sets of everything from sweets and chocolates to coffee and tea to vacuum-sealed meats. All in festive red packaging. People headed home laden with bags and boxes to take to the family gatherings. Also lots of banners and scrolls for …
... the loo but is told to use the public ones outside in the square. Ian checked out a few but came back because none of them were clean or western style........in the end he had to make do, I on the other hand kept my legs crossed. Because there is no where really to sit for any length of time we decide to go through to the departure waiting room through the security scanners, again it is heaving.....I can't get over how many people we see in these stations, they ...
... there is us last ones off the bus, standing in the rain waiting to be last up the steps and guess what ... our seats were there when we got there.
The overall trip was a fantastic experience where I met some extraordinary kids and adults and I hope to return someday to do again. Thank you to everyone for making this Heritage Camp so memorable.
Now on to Beijing to climb the Great Wall !!!
... presented all the kids with a Lucky balls and for the older girls he got Tori an apron and Gabby a small bag. Then Rebecca, our Teacher's College host, presented all the kids with two minority dolls from this region.
We were not expecting anything and were shocked when they started presenting gifts. They also made up a picture video and got a group shot laminated. We all went around and said a few words ...
... Nancy and James. The helped us with our bags to the bus and informed us that we had to wait for a little while for another family to arrive. Before we left home I had told Allie that we would see some things that would be much different than the way we do things in the states. We sat in the bus and a few minutes later we saw a few boys between 6-12 years old swimming right in front of us in the.... well I going to call it ...
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