Landmark Towers Hotel
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We left for the Great Wall at 0900 and drove for an hr and a half. Upon arrival we climbed a rather steep hill then took the cable car to the top of the wall. The wall was built over 2000 years ago to protect the Chinese empire against marauding Mongol invaders from the north. Once on the wall we had 1.5 hrs free time to walk along the wall and …
Our last day in Beijing, leaving hotel at 0900 and arrived at Tiananmen Square at 0945. This monumental landmark is not only the worlds largest city centre square but also the gateway to the Forbidden City, which houses the wondrous Imperial palace where dynasties ruled China for hundreds of years. After visiting the famous Temple of Heaven we …
Wake up call at 0730, breakfast then boarded coach at 0900 to Jade factory. Talk on different types of Jade and how to identify good quality from poor, pleased to know no purchases made. We then headed to one of the trip highlights, the magnificent Terracotta Warriors and Horse. We arrive at 1130 and headed as a group to pit 1. We had a brief talk …
... convincing them to come back. The smog varies from day to day. I have seen quite a few blue skies but I'm told winter is terrible and I should invest in a face mask. It isn't as bad as I thought though and I even have an app that tells me the level of pollution outside and the category such as 'healthy' to 'heavily polluted'. So I was warned time and time again that I would get sick within the first two weeks of arriving and I was super happy to make it to day 14 with no ...
... to stay there. It was only for the Emperor, Empress and his entourage (think concubines). Inside the City are 9999 rooms, 9 is considered lucky in China. There were 10 Emperors in China. Numbers 7-10 were essentially children. They were guided by their mother/aunt Cie Xie aka the Dragon Lady. Emperor 9 died the day before Cie Xie and his successor, the last Emperor of China, was 3 yrs old. The Forbidden City has been commercialized and ...