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  • Looking back on the trip, its hard to believe and fathom what all we got to do. When I got home to my family, they had to tell me to […]

    Looking Back

    Looking back on the trip, its hard to believe and fathom what all we got to do. When I got home to my family, they had to tell me to […]

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  • I never expected in my lifetime to see places like Tienanmen Square, the Great Wall,  or Old Beijing.  Visiting those places, and relating with students and athletes from a country on the other […]

    Community in China

    I never expected in my lifetime to see places like Tienanmen Square, the Great Wall,  or Old Beijing.  Visiting those places, and relating with students and athletes from a country on the other […]

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  • Coming home was great! When we finally landed in Detroit Monday morning and got off the airplane, it was great to see American people and signs that we all could […]

    9 Days in China

    Coming home was great! When we finally landed in Detroit Monday morning and got off the airplane, it was great to see American people and signs that we all could […]

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  • Today we got to visit The Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Both were so amazing to visit. Both of these places are on so many people’s bucket lists to […]

    The Finale to our Trip!

    Today we got to visit The Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Both were so amazing to visit. Both of these places are on so many people’s bucket lists to […]

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  • With the basketball part of our trip ending two days ago, we’ve spent the recent time hitting the typical tourism spots of Beijing. We shopped at the Pearl Market yesterday […]

    The Great Wall and Forbidden City

    With the basketball part of our trip ending two days ago, we’ve spent the recent time hitting the typical tourism spots of Beijing. We shopped at the Pearl Market yesterday […]

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  • As Mallory said in her latest blog, today we had the experience of visiting the Pearl Market in Beijing.  Coming from one who hates to shop and spend money, this bargaining […]

    Beijing

    As Mallory said in her latest blog, today we had the experience of visiting the Pearl Market in Beijing.  Coming from one who hates to shop and spend money, this bargaining […]

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  • Beginning our day at 6 A.M. this morning, we took a plane to Beijing. I took us about an hour and a half to get there from Hounzhaou. When we […]

    bargains, BARGAINS, bArGaInS

    Beginning our day at 6 A.M. this morning, we took a plane to Beijing. I took us about an hour and a half to get there from Hounzhaou. When we […]

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  • Today was our last day in Hangzhou and we were given the opportunity to visit a Buddhist temple. Although the bus ride there was an hour and a half, it […]

    Something you don’t usually see.

    Today was our last day in Hangzhou and we were given the opportunity to visit a Buddhist temple. Although the bus ride there was an hour and a half, it […]

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  • Yesterday was a  very exciting day.  For one we had a flat tire, so we could not go to the temple, and we waited for our bus to get fixed […]

    Acknowledge, Admit, Learn, and Forget

    Yesterday was a  very exciting day.  For one we had a flat tire, so we could not go to the temple, and we waited for our bus to get fixed […]

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  • This morning we got the opportunity to take a boat tour of the historic West Lake. This 1000 year old, freshwater lake is in the center of Hangzhou and is […]

    West Lake

    This morning we got the opportunity to take a boat tour of the historic West Lake. This 1000 year old, freshwater lake is in the center of Hangzhou and is […]

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