Photo day... October 4th 2009 Since I rarely bring my camera with me, I thought I would shoot a few photos of Huzhou and some specific places that I like here.
Wuxing Shiyan Zhongxue: This is the middle school that I teach at. We have some 700 students, some of whom board at the school. It is a so-called "experimental" middle school that has a more progressive curriculum that de-emphasizes rote memorization for standardized ... read more
Asia » China » Zhejiang » Zhejiang For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more