A Semester in Sichuan

a trip by Laura Nash
From: August 21st 2010
Until: December 13th 2010

A semester spent studying abroad at Chengdu's Sichuan University, with side trips to Beijing, Xian, and Lhasa.
Trip Length: 4 months
Blog Entries: 54
Photos: 586
Words: 41037

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
August 21st 2010 more than 4 pairs of underwear North America » United States » Washington » Auburn
August 23rd 2010 The only thing that is not novel is the heat. Asia » China » Beijing » Tian'anmen
August 24th 2010 Are you sure this isn't Disney World? Asia » China » Beijing » Forbidden City
August 25th 2010 More Touristing Asia » China » Beijing » Olympic Park
August 26th 2010 I Have Climbed Up the Great Wall Asia » China » Beijing » Great Wall of China
August 27th 2010 On the Move Asia » China » Beijing
August 27th 2010 My new favorite city Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
August 28th 2010 Night Life Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
August 29th 2010 pineapple "beer" Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
August 30th 2010 Free Time and a Sleeper Train Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
August 31st 2010 We have arrived! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 2nd 2010 Ah! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 2nd 2010 Screw It! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 3rd 2010 First Friday in Chengdu Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 4th 2010 New Friends Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 5th 2010 Internet! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 5th 2010 Resolving Conflicts Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 6th 2010 First Day of Classes! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 7th 2010 Tuesday is my new favorite Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 8th 2010 Hotpot and the Chinese Minority Experience Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 9th 2010 Thursday is my least favorite Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 10th 2010 教师节(Teachers Day) Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 11th 2010 Life is Awesome! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 14th 2010 Thoughts on my Classes Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 15th 2010 Pictures Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 17th 2010 Embarrassing Moments and Cultural Experiences Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 20th 2010 Birthday Weekend Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 24th 2010 Don't Try to Get Anywhere Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 24th 2010 How to Celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival. Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 26th 2010 You know what they say about people with big feet? Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 27th 2010 Gan bei! Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
September 30th 2010 Take off to Tibet Asia » China » Tibet » Lhasa
October 1st 2010 First full day in Tibet Asia » China » Tibet » Lhasa
October 8th 2010 Ups and Downs of Tibet Asia » China » Tibet
October 15th 2010 TGIF Update Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 18th 2010 Pandas, etc. Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 19th 2010 Red Banners Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 22nd 2010 The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know. Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 25th 2010 运动会, 爸爸,等等 (sports meeting, Dad, etc.) Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 31st 2010 Eating on the Cheap Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 31st 2010 An Update on Red Banners Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
October 31st 2010 Three Days of Halloween Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 3rd 2010 Thoughts on my Thesis Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 9th 2010 Chongqing and my midterm Asia » China » Chongqing » Chongqing
November 11th 2010 Chinese friends and lots of speaking practice Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 16th 2010 A second visit to Xi'an Asia » China » Shaanxi » Xi'an
November 19th 2010 Going to the Movies Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 23rd 2010 E'mei Shan Asia » China » Sichuan » Emei Shan
November 27th 2010 An Adventure a Day Keeps the Cold at Bay Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
November 30th 2010 The Rural and Minority Experience class final Asia » China » Tibet
December 4th 2010 An Appendix Lost (not mine) and a bit of perspective gained Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
December 4th 2010 I can't sleep Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
December 11th 2010 The Last of Chengdu Asia » China » Sichuan » Chengdu
December 13th 2010 On the Bund Asia » China » Shanghai
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