ARIVA Beijing West Hotel & Serviced Apartment
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... lunch our guide took us to a local restaurant where we were the only westerners. It was nothing special, just good local food and away from the crowds. We were then taken to a government silk factory where we watched how silk is made. The silk making is fascinating and it was fun to have the grubs crawl on our hands. There is considerable pressure by the staff in the factory to buy but they aren't offended if you ...
We went to the Great Wall of China, and it was great! The Great Wall began about 2000 years ago during the Qin Dynasty and was built by hundreds of thousands of prisoners It was meant to protect against marauding nomads.
... br> We were hustled to a waiting group of rickshaws (technically they were pedicabs), each of which could accommodate two people. Our driver literally worked up a sweat as he pedaled furiously through the alleyways, keeping up with the convoy of other rickshaws.
Halfway through the ride, we stopped so we could visit the home of a 68-year old artist who has lived in his hutong house his entire life.
About 25 of us crowded ...
OMG OMG OMG!!!!! I'm sitting in the terminal on my way home to England!!!!! Crazy how fast this 6 months has gone!!! Literally the best experience of my life!!! However I'll get to the end in a bit, I haven't updated this in a while, so I'll pause the leaving for a sec and talk about the last month here in China! The last time I updated this I was on no different plane up from Shenzhen! It was all pretty simple getting home... Took a bus which lasted forever but ...
... Wall tour, oh you'd think it would be easy but not at all until we met Alice. So after hours of walking around Beijing we give up in finding a decent tour but walking down a hutong, we see a light in a small shop and hear an English voice. Enter Alice. So she gives us the tour we want at the cheapest price we have heard all day and invites us back for tea. Now the final mission of the day......find a vegan restaurant that Aneri really wants to go ...