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A Cuisine Lesson

I grinned from ear to ear last weekend while packing my new rolling carry-on for my first mini-trip. That’s right, a short two weeks into my sojourn in Paris and I’ve already spent a weekend in another city (thanks of … Continue reading

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Xi’an: more than just terracotta warriors

So for the past five days, I’ve been lucky enough to take a break from studying and travel with other students on my program, as well as five of our teachers, to Xi’an. Although we didn’t experience even a minute … Continue reading

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same old? maybe not.

When I got back from the two-week break filled with traveling that followed the summer semester’s end, my impression of returning to Beijing to start studying again was that everything would be the same. After all, I have already had … Continue reading

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bits of my Beijing beginning

So I know you’re all wondering, what happened to this new blogger girl?  Did she fall off the face of the earth?  Did the Chinese government permanently quarantine her? Don’t worry, despite the fact that someone on my plane was … Continue reading

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