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Travel Blogs from Suzhou
... garden is happy. (Me especially as I then discover the disabled loo is a western one! ) Travelling most of the day tomorrow by plane, train and boat. Shall be strange to be back briefly in Wuhan where I sweated over my medical missionary research in more ways than one! Suspect wifi will be tricky on the Yangzi, not least due to the steep valley sides. However, hopefully I will not get lost on the boat! Love J and ...
... to convey our concern to the front desk brought us a great deal of enjoyment.
We enjoyed our last dinner at the hotel in Kunshan (no dumplings though :( )
Our Chinese friends took us to a rock music club to celebrate our last night.
It was really empty when we got there at 7:30, but after about half an hour it was packed.
The band went on at 9:30 and the singer joked about never performing for this many foreigners.
Two more teaching days!
Today was our day where the teachers had to take what they've learned and apply it to their classrooms.
We modelled a literacy lesson in the morning, and they had the whole afternoon to develop their own lesson using our strategies and their textbook.
It went really well.
After school, we had an early dinner as we had to prepare for our gala celebration in the evening.
The real estate company that sponsors the ...
... Sebastian slept most of it. The beauty of running this poor child ragged is that he is pretty much falling asleep anywhere he needs to, regardless of noise, lights, sudden traffic stops, etc. – which is wonderful.
When we did finally arrive and were looking for the hotel that JP booked, my first impression was that we were no longer in Kansas. Suzhou was much more local "China" than Shanghai. I'm fairly certain we were the only white faces in site, and there wasn't ...
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This friday was also Jessica's 24th Birthday. For her birthday Em, Dora and I went to the do it yourself cakes place. And made some cupcakes. This time we had a man named sweet tom helping us (really thats what he said his name was). We made some cupcakes and wrote happy Birthday Jessica on them. Then on Friday all 5 of us went to Shanghai. It was the first time all of us have been ...
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