"Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless." –Jamie Paolinetti
At one of the temples.
Lunch in Xitang
Our RA Harper enjoying Chinese cotton candy. It was super stinky and had a really interesting texture.
Slight chance of smog
Footy at Fudan
Traditional Peking Duck feast with the program.
Entrance to Shanghai Jiao Tong University where we take our 3 hour language classes every day.
Cafeteria at SJTU.
Dumplings in soup (Main Tang) at one of our favorite places so far. We call it the Terracotta place because there replica mini terra-cotta warriors when you walk in under the floor. The site director treated us to lunch here this day.
“Mian Tiao” (Noodles). This is one Gao Laoshi’s (our director) favorite.
Our RA Zhen Zhen, but she goes by Harper.
Beautiful picture by one of my classmates Gwen.
The only smile on our faces before we go back to cramming characters before our daily dictation tests.
Marveling at Nanjing Road
Famous Chinese hotpot
High rises at night.
Nanjing road starting to light up in the evening
Our daily breakfast item “Jian Bing”
First time in the university cafeteria where we take Chinese. Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
An amazing photo by one of the guys on my trip. Will Kyaw. He’s awesome at photography and has a pretty sizable instagram following @willkyaw.