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Tag: Spring Airlines

PANDAS

I just bought tickets to Chengdu on a whim.  Because why not.  But now I am sitting here and I have to decide about the next big purchase.  One of the big reasons to go to Chengdu is for the pandas.  They have a little panda kindergarten where all the baby pandas…go to school??  And… Read More ›

Gobble Gobble

“Gananjie kuaile!” I said enthusiastically as she handed me the roasted pumpkin seeds and pumpkin soup. “Happy Thanksgiving!” “SHENME?!” She looked at me confused as she shouted out a nice, loud WHAT in my ear while scrunching up her face in confusion. I began to explain in Chinese: “It’s an American holiday today.  We eat… Read More ›

Getting Familiar with the Unfamiliar

This past week has been dedicated to figuring out “outside of China” travel plans.  With a couple of long weekends approaching as well as a nine day break at the end of September, there has been a flurry of activity around the workplace trying to figure out the best, cheapest, and coolest places to go… Read More ›