What is inside? The website doesn’t say, but there’s a line to get inside the Shandong Provincial Museum that zigzags along the front and then trails off two thirds of the way up to the street!
I guess it would take two hours or more to get inside.
What can this be?
China Daily reported that the
Shandong Provincial Museum has a new permanent exhibit of taxidermies of African animals donated by American philanthropist Kenneth Behring.
This week Ailsa’s challenging bloggers to share photos that are purple, my favorite color. Here’s one of the light show downtown. It’s one of the highlights of life in Jinan. All ages come by to enjoy the music, lights and dancing water.
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Sign at Jinan’s Cathedral
The Jinan Cathedral has reopened and I got this picture, which celebrates Pentecost,
The annual sports day begins with some marching, a flag ceremony and some speeches. This year we had perfect weather, not too hot, not too cold.
I got these yesterday at church here in Jinan.
Tomb Sweeping Day is coming so you best get some incense and stock up on Hell Money for your ancestors.
Another welcome banquet. I think there were 20 dishes. Here’s just a few.
Shown at a rare exhibit of European Art. Part of the
10th China Art Festival this month.
onions and fungus
shrimp and vegetables
At the start of any semester there’s usually a banquet. Above are a few of the 16 dishes we had.