Super 8 (Ningbo Ganglong)
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... By the end of the day, we had been up for close to 19 hours! J and D had some trouble staying awake at the show . . . :-(
On the bus trip to our hotel, Lucy, our local guide filled us in on the history of her city. Xian was the capital of China for many years . . It is loaded with high rise buildings! Some different from our hometown of Smithfield! :-). One interesting bit of trivia Lucy shared with us - along the ...
... Everyday, there are people walking, running and elderly people practising Tai Chi. You can see kids playing and everywhere you go, you can hear traditional Chinese music.
The real highlight of my week was during the weekend, when we were invited to go stay for a couple of days at Barry's house in 余姚(Yuyao), which is about 50 km west of Ningbo. On Saturday afternoon, Eric, Patrick and I all made our way to the Ningbo train station and booked a ...
... day, really warm and sunny.
We got back and had a lovely evening with Silvie at home as she had cooked a lovely Morroccan curry and couscous.
Very relaxing weekend!
We are both in Ningbo for the rest of the week visiting all three of our centres.
Will and I got the 11am train from Nanjing to come down to Ningbo to stay with Silvie, the CP of Ningbo Xiaoshi IB School. We spent a lovely afternoon having lunch at Pizza Pino by the river, and then walking along the river to have a cocktail at the Marriott Hotel.
In the evening we went to a restaurant and wine bar to meet up with Aly and Zephyr (Silvie's lovely art and English ...
... s birthday, so Eric and Barry surprised him at a KTV, which is a very popular place in China where you can rent rooms to do Karaoke. There was cake and snacks and we just sang songs in Chinese and English all night long. This night was definitely some of the most fun I had since I arrived in China, and I'm looking forward to spending more time with Barry and the gang
Many more great experiences are surely in store for me and I look forward to sharing them.