June 2006

Good dimsum places

There are a couple of decent dimsum places in Shantou, even though it isn’t a local speciality.  There are two that I know of, and both are restaurants in…

Screeching insects

I’m going to take a picture of one of the little creatures that live on the trees at this time of year, if I can. They’re like cockroaches…

Air raid sirens tested

Air raid sirens got tested on Wednesday! Apparently it was in the paper, which I didn’t read. It’s a bit spooky hearing them in real life. They test…

Fruit drinks

After bbq we head straight on for freshly squeezed fruit juice on Zhongshan Lu, also pretty famous due to its quality.  The fruit juices around Walmart are very…

BBq

The rain has stopped so we took the chance and went to Shantou’s most famous bbq, which is just the next block along Waima Road (外马路) from the Catholic…

Hospital visit

Well it’s still raining, it’s June and I haven’t been swimming yet. Humph. Have I been anywhere interesting lately? No… really busy at school and tkd, and also…