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Day Six: Today we went to the Great Wall of China! I am exhausted! It has so many steps.
Day Five: Today we headed back to Harmony House and cleaned up their outside play area along with some hardcore cleaning inside the house. Some of the children helped us clean and some just played while we worked.We stopped to have lunch with the kids and then got right back to cleaning. After cleaning up … Continue reading
Day Four: This morning we got up, got ready, then we all headed to breakfast. After breakfast we headed to the Lobby of the hostel and waited until our tour guide came, after he arrived we loaded the bus and took a long ride to a Special-Needs orphanage called Harmony House, where I met some of … Continue reading
Day Three: Today I strangely woke up extremely early for not getting much sleep. I got up about 6:00 am, where at home I do not wake up that early ever. After we woke up we got ready for the day and then went to breakfast which had American items as well as Chinese. I … Continue reading
Day One/Two: I stayed up most of the night last night, and only got about an hour of sleep before having to wake up for my flight. It was a bright and early morning, I was nervous, I had butterflies. I think I was more excited than nervous but the mixed feelings caused the butterflies. … Continue reading