Zhongzhou Inn (Anyang Zhangde Road)
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I found out there is professional hockey in Korea. This was unexpected because it's not popular, so I didn't even know there was any until just a couple months ago.
There is actually only two teams in all of Korea, so the league encompasses all of Asia to have enough teams to play with.
A big advantage of it for me is their ...
... as the capital city of the Shang Dynasty (16 to 11 BC). This is the site where over one hundred and fifty thousand oracle bones were discovered and the inscriptions have proved to be the earliest written characters. The far western edge of the city was home to prehistoric cavemen during the Stone Age and over seven thousand artifacts (including stone tools and animal bone fossils) ...
... the first of the eight great ancient capitals of ancient China (Shang Dynasty 16th - 11th century BC), making it an important focal point of Chinese culture.
Around 2000 BC the legendary sage kings Zhuanxu and Emperor Ku are said to have established their capitals in the area around Anyang from where they ruled their kingdom.
At the ...
... we wore them outside the hotel, for good reason. Shaolin monastery itself was beautiful! It was an interesting dynamic though because its still a running monastery but there are twice as many tourists as monks there. There's definitely a conflict between wanting to gain revenue and wanting to keep the place private.
Also at the monastery is the largest pagoda forest in the world. ...
... and we get to eat our work in the end!
This year I had a ghost story activity. It was pretty simple in that we wrote and shared our ghost stories, but I added a little atmosphere but turning off the lights, sitting on the floor when sharing our stories, candles, roasting marshmallows, and having a special guest, Jeff Bunke, a Canadian who teaches the middle school girls. I was nervous about doing this (and actually chickened out of doing it last ...
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