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The Flagship Experience: Phase 1

I recently completed the first semester of the Chinese Flagship Program at Nanjing University and am currently in the beginning of the Internship Phase. As I’m sitting here taking a break from the few tasks I need to finish, I thought I’d reflect and record my thoughts on this past semester. 821 more words


Over the Knees

I love stockings. Over the knee, below the knee, up to the knee, all the way up, tights, tall socks, short socks… Whatever type, you name it. 132 more words


China Review

I am back! I am home! My China adventure has ended. I thought I would take a moment today to reflect on the experience, the ups and the downs, and see where I am in my life now. 876 more words


Nanjing - Confucius Temple

I’ve visited several Confucius Temples in China, for example one just the other week in Suzhou. These are primarily centres of learning and reverence to the famous Chinese teacher and scholar Confucius. 196 more words


Nanjing - Linggu Temple

After visiting Sun Yat-Sen’s mausoleum, I then took the shuttle bus (10 RMB) to another attraction on Purple Mountain – the Linggu Temple.

I really enjoyed the peaceful, relaxed atmosphere in this section of the mountain – which not only contains the temple itself but also several other small attractions in a large forested park. 230 more words