Enigmatic Sigiriya April 4th 2017 « Ne bouge pas ! » Je tends le bras brusquement et arrête mon père sur le petit chemin autour des douves de la Forteresse de Sigiriya. Un crocodile ?! Stupeur. Non, c’est un varan ! Ouf, je respire. J’en rigole à présent, mais l’espace d’une seconde, mon cœur s’est serré et j’ai pris une bonne suée. Il faut dire qu’il y a un grand nombre de panneaux qui indiquent la présenc ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Central Province » Sigiriya The Sinhalese arrived in Sri Lanka late in the 6th century B.C., probably from northern India. Buddhism was introduced beginning in about the mid-third century B.C., and a great civilization developed at the cities of Anuradhapura (kingdom from circa... ... read more
I am a 36-year old language teacher, currently working in Beijing. I was born in France but China has been my home for many years. I taught French and English in Fuzhou, Fujian Province, for 6 years. I never thought I would stay in China for such a long time but it’s been an amazing experience! Professionally speaking, teaching Chinese students is extremely rewarding. They are so hard-working and eager to learn new things. And then China… there aren’t enough words to describe this intricate (hence fascinating) country.
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