Archive for June, 2014
This morning we went to a local activity centre which had some amazing facilities. After the activity centre we visited a local school where we took part in table tennis and kung fu sessions. After the school visit we went to a local space for some tai chi and tonight we went to Time Square […]
Today we went to our sister school, where we did a range of different activities such as Chinese painting, exercise, fencing and making sticky puddings. The school is very different to ours in many ways. In the afternoon we went down the old streets beside the canals and the kids discovered the ice chocolates at […]
After skyping assembly (Billy did wake up!), we travelled by bus from Shanghai to Suzhou. It was interesting to see the different infrastructure along the way. After we settled into our rooms we went to a lovely garden and then putted along the canal in boat. We had tea at a delicious Chinese restaurant and […]
We have arrived in Suzhou!
Today we went to the planning museum and the circus. The planning museum had some cool stuff and circus was simply amazing! We were supposed to go to a temple in between but it was too wet. Tomorrow we are off to Suzhou. We are all having an absolute blast. Don’t stress if we aren’t […]
Today we visited the science and technology museum, shopped till we dropped (the kids had some lessons on how to bargain) and cruised along the river, taking in the spectacular light displays on the buildings. What another super day! Don’t forget to check out our photo gallery page.