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Trip: Working in China

There are [52] stories from my trip: Working in China


CHINA | Monday, 30 May 2011 | Views [753] | Comments [2]

Hello, So since we last spoke not a whole lot has actually been happening with me. I have not stopped seeing amazing and cool things so different from what I am used to but I forget them quickly which isn’t bad because I can enjoy it again next time!!! ... Read more >

Tags: cinema, hammer, huizhou, kids, movies, pig, reservoir, school, swimming, teaching

photo's up! story coming at some point this month for sure!

CHINA | Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | Views [477] | Comments [1]

long title! photos look if you have a second: http://www.flickr.com/photos/samvanneilson/ also i will put some text here explaining my recent activites. not being doing much but im sure someone cares somewhere!

The appeal

CHINA | Tuesday, 12 Apr 2011 | Views [436] | Comments [1]

Hello everyone who reads this.  This isn't my usual blog post. Here i am asking something from you. What is that? its your voice. I have had what feels like an original thought (although i'm sure it isn't) and want to do something with it. What i would ... Read more >


CHINA | Monday, 11 Apr 2011 | Views [671] | Comments [1]

Everyone i want to share my love for this world. My hard drive is FIXED! i have all my documents pictures and school work back, not to mention my movies! SO HAPPY. also i had an excellent lunch with my girlfriend after and bought a wheely chair which ... Read more >

watch this or die

CHINA | Wednesday, 6 Apr 2011 | Views [565] | Comments [1]

here is a link to youtube. here you will see me talking into a camera for a lengthy time. Womens day. Tina's wedding Crystals birthday School Life My first and only take. lots of mistakes and a little swearing. if it doesn't make sense i'm ... Read more >

V Day and T Day!

CHINA | Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011 | Views [681] | Comments [2]

So Valentines Day was great! My first one with an actually girlfriend I could see and everything! It was pretty cool. We went to this cake place and made a cake. Crystal made her first cake and it was good! No one has an oven so this place gives the option ... Read more >

Tags: running, school, valentines day

My Holiday in Pictures!

CHINA | Sunday, 13 Feb 2011 | Views [881] | Comments [3]

Hi everyone. I just had 2 weeks holiday and they were amazing. My brother was over and we did lots of things: Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Huizhou (my City). But my brother and i took several hundred snaps. It took a while but i have them all ... Read more >

Tags: bars, clubs, godzilla, guangzhou, huizhou, lake, massage, mountain, shenzhen, temple

no alcohol...jesus

CHINA | Wednesday, 26 Jan 2011 | Views [420] | Comments [1]

Hi everyone i typed a massive article here talking about everything i have done and will be doing. What seemed like spelling checking away from the end and i have no idea what i pressed but i went of the page and just lost everything. So here are the ... Read more >

Tags: i hate this site

What is taking me into new year

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [524] | Comments [1]

So currently we are 4 days into the New Year and already a bad day. Our dog (in the U.K) is sick and something is up with my girlfriend, I am not sure what I just hope I can fix it. Add the shit cold weather and you have my worse day of the year! ... Read more >

Tags: flkr, photos, update, videos, youtube

New Years Eve and New Years Day

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [655]

Until the actually day I had no idea what I was going to do. Although not China’s main New Year young people still like to party! In the end we had to start at mine (9 30pm) because we were too loud and crazy at Graham and Jules’s house at Christmas ... Read more >

Tags: alcohol, club, day, eve, new, party, years

Christmas Frakin Day!

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [537]

Nothing could have gotten me down this day! I had school at 9 but didn’t get me down. I woke up with by excellent girlfriend (well right now something is up) and gave her present which cost me half my salary. I kept telling her she was getting an ... Read more >

Tags: christmas, gifts, necklace, party, santa, school, secret, teaching

Christmas Eve

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [441]

Not a remarkable day but we did do a work secret santa! Each teacher had 30kwai to spend but I think we all spent a bit. It was an actually secret santa which was amazing but after the opening everyone had to guess who the present was from. It was ... Read more >

Tags: christmas, eve, santa, secret

Shenzhen + The Window of the World

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [586]

So on a Tuesday a few weeks ago I went to Shenzhen. Its quickly becoming very big in China. It is where most people cross over from Honk Kong to mainland China. I went there because crystal was going there to see her cousin so I used her to get me where ... Read more >

Tags: famous, of, shenzhen, shopping, sites, technology, the, window, world

Christmas Party (School event)

CHINA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [577] | Comments [1]

I was attempting to make a vlog for this day but its so much god damn work I gave up maybe 4 hours in....go me.   So this was the 18 th of December! I had my first class at 9 30 and after that rushed over to the restaurant for the party.... Read more >

Tags: christmas, kids, parents, party, performances, teachers

spending money

CHINA | Friday, 17 Dec 2010 | Views [437]

So i just spent 2398kwai (like 220 pounds) on a new ipod touch. My old ones sound recently broke so that is my justification. IM SO HAPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPY. 

Tags: money

Guangzhou, Christmas and other stuff

CHINA | Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | Views [687] | Comments [1]

Guangzhou - 14 million, 2 hours from Huizhou. Subway, goat park, shopping, games area, museum. Huizhou - Darts, christmas shopping, school. ipad So i'll start with Guangzhou. It is big and awesome. Beautiful city so much going on everywhere. We got ... Read more >

Photos: Guanzhou

CHINA | Thursday, 9 Dec 2010 | Photo Gallery

Some photos from my time in Guanzhou
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CHINA | Tuesday, 7 Dec 2010 | Views [413]

Open: Sam waking up....alone. Feeling very positive about his new found sagedom, sageness, sageosity but found that he had opened the 4th on the 3rd from his advent calendar so sadly celebrated opening the 3rd of December door. Nah it was a freakin awesome ... Read more >

Tags: brithday, drink, fire, korean

A month of Tuesdays

CHINA | Tuesday, 7 Dec 2010 | Views [465] | Comments [1]

Tuesdays are my day of rest and so this month has ben a very good month if you understand where i am coming from. I f not usually people say "month of sundays" which is the day of rest and no work which is usually a good thing and so i mean ... Read more >

Tags: birthday, christmas, guangzhou, school

Photos: Birthday!

CHINA | Tuesday, 7 Dec 2010 | Photo Gallery

I took sweet few phot's on my birthday so enjoy the blurry ones too!
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