My last days in Shanghai are spent on a graduation trip with my study abroad program, on a trip to Tianzifang with Yan and Jess, and one last karaoke night with my intern friends, before finally making it home!
Hi, everyone! I am officially back in the United States, and I already miss China! Here’s a look at my past three weeks: my final days in Shanghai, my homecoming, and some culture shock upon arriving home. I’m in the process of writing two additional posts, one with final reflections and the other with thoughts on adoptees studying abroad in their birth country.
Thank you all for sticking with me throughout this journey! Please just hang in there a little longer while I wrap up this blog and say goodbye to this long, crazy adventure.
Thursday, May 14th – Friday, May 15th
On Thursday after our Chinese finals, everyone from the Alliance program piled into buses to take a graduation trip to Anji (famous for its bamboo forests). Three and a half hours later, we arrived and ate dinner. Then we all packed back into the bus and came to the hotel. Continue reading “Welcome Home”