Apollo Regalia Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... you send an email on that day? Why did you wait five days?
She asked me why I wasn't in Jiaozuo yet. I told her I was coming back on the same day the other teachers were and she told me my start date was different.
Oh yeah? that's funny because I have proof that I emailed you back in JUNE asking when my start day was and you NEVER ANSWERED IT ALL SUMMER. Just shut up now, OK?
... to "just show us the good stuff." Yueyang is huge, not necessarily by Chinese standards but definitely by U.S. standards. There are maybe 7 million people in the city, and it seems as if they are all trying to converge on the same place at the same time - cars, busses, pedestrians, scooters, bikes and carts. Add constant honking of horns, and you've got an extreme sensory experience.
We leave the security of Jenny on Saturday, but it's not just ...
... and driver....) and headed to the orphanage, about an hour away. Our nerves were all a little on edge, and trying to get the air conditioning working in the car (never happened) and navigating the traffic (more on Chinese driving later), eventually resulted in a mostly silent ride to Yueyang County Social Welfare Institute. We finally pulled up to a couple of non-descript buildings off the main road, and went into the nicer of the two. A woman met us in ...
... you aggressively like we do in NZ when we’re road raging. They use them in a more cautionary way, "I’m coming up behind you – make sure you don’t turn in to my lane". When you get used to it it’s still chaotic but at least the tooting has a sensible function! However, our drive basically sat on the horn for a good hour as we were getting more and more frazzled with the situation, him and . We ...
... had been torn down and is now being rebuilt to house the elderly. We aren't sure if we will see where she stayed or not. Smile tells us we will meet the director and assistant director as well as some of the children. The only children currently here are special needs over the age of 14. The children under 14 years of age are now being housed in another facility. As it turned out, where Mia stayed had not been torn down. We were able to see the room her crib had been in and the ...