Longquan Mountain Resort
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We only have one short evening here before moving on so we made the most of it by finding the local bar area which overlooks the Yangtse river where we will shortly be cruising and spent time in good company setting the world to rights and speaking to locals young and old who all spoke a good to excellent English.
So technically yesterday was our last day in Suining. I came to school a little late as always, but as usual it didn't really matter as we had over an hour of mucking around until we left for the sports school. At the sport school we watched a kungfu/ tai kwon do performance. It was really good. There was one 'star' student who did lots of solos and was in his own row at the front for the whole time. He did ariels and backflips and jumped from lying down to standing up, almost ...
... that I want more fruit. He left and then came with
a whole new platter. I'm not sure if it was the English or the bowl tapping but
I'm glad I got my apple pieces.
Dinner we went out with the school as it was quite late,
it was nice but I'm still not u for eating a whole lot. I'm home now after
having a half an hour conversation with my host sister so it's late now and I'm
really tired. Another early start tomorrow...=
Last night I was sick and today when I got up it was no
better. My family was insistent on taking me to the hospital, because I threw
up, they were also concerned when I sneezed. I went to school because I'm a
trooper and because I really wanted the massage that I was supposed to get
today. I turned up and no massage today. I could have stayed at home ...
Hi, do today was an early day start. We had to be at the
school at 7 sharp to watch the flag raising ceremony. After, we went on a walk
down to the Chinese medicine pharmacy. I saw some creepy looking things in
jars, I don't think I'll ever try alternative medicine back in Australia. We
saw the cauldron where they boil all the ingredients and pack them into small
cubes. I also saw ...