The East wine cellar theme catering club

Sometimes we go to very nice places.. I have noticed that Chinese people really like to drink wine but they absolutely can make no difference between two red wines ! They just like to pay for expensive bottles, collect it and drink it with friends like “hey look I’m rich” ! 😆😆 (Yes, as a…

An other nice day

You may think we go out everytime.. And it’s true haha But you also have to know that I work really hard and go to bed very late, this morning chloe went to my room at 7:30, and I was not ready ! Plus, sometimes ( once a day) I have to cook for the…

My first chinese movie !

Finally we went to the cinema to see Zootopia ! ๐Ÿ˜€ But before we bought flowers in a huge hidden market and visited a friend of my host mom. We have eaten in a restaurant (as often :D) And then.. !

Beijing Capital museum

Today we went to Beijing Capital Museum ! I still think that Chinese museum are huge to impress people but inside.. There is not a lot ! Haha (but the exhibition about Han dinasty was nice ๐Ÿ™‚ )

The forbidden city

After my mandarin lessons I decided to go to the Forbidden City.. Yes maybe it’s a bit late haha ! But that’s kind of good to go there after 3 months because I was truely amazed by this huge imperial palace and garden, even if I have already done a lot of things in Beijing….

THE GREAT WALL

Today was such an important day ! The one everyone was waiting for : The Great Wall day We took the 887 bus at Jishuitan (line 2), for 1:30 hours (which is very quick compared to the high season) direction: Badaling ! Then we walked for maybe 3 or 4 hours We have eaten all…

798 art district

As you might know this is my week off so I wanted to do as many things as possible ! And for me.. The art district was the place to be ๐Ÿ˜€ Oh and this is the best street food I have ever tried (you can find it everywhere from 7am to 1pm haha)

Culture class and Beihai park

Thank you Lopair for your nice culture class, it allow us to meet each other and have fun together ! ๐Ÿ˜€ So today the sheme was “how to make jiaozi” (dumplings) Seriously.. So difficult to shape it the good way !! Then we have been to our favorite food court to drink cheap beers ๐Ÿบ…

A wonderful day off

Today I decided to go to the Summer Palace because my host family is in Suzhou and I live alone with the grand father (who is a very good cook and such a good chinese teacher haha !) No needs to say that this place was truely amazing and really worth it ! Dont forget…

Temple of Heaven

Another big tourist attraction ! After school we really one to do something “big” with Robert (a canadian au pair) and Marius (a german au pair) so we decided to go to the Temple of Heaven. The entrance is 25 kuai (4 โ‚ฌ) for the main things which is quiet cheap for a huge temple…

South Luogu Lane

Or.. Hutong part 2 ! This afternoon we went to Nanluoguxiang with Katelin and two new au pairs from Canada. This place is so typically chinese ! We walked a lot but we discovered such an amazing street ๐Ÿ™‚