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... foreign tourists there. We had the famous Peking duck along with some delicious chicken, eggplant and a Beijing noodle dish. All of it excellent. We were now fortified and ready for our tour of the Hutongs. We had another guide Micky and toured by foot & rickshaw. There are not many of these old neighbourhoods left. They occupy valuable real estate and owners get offered a huge amount for them. We also met two mynah birds who greeted us in Chinese and ...
... the table and quit. Just could do no more. Everyone was laughing.
I screamed that Jacky and I had to take a picture together since I did not post a picture of him yet. Stephanie and Katherine provided their input on how we should take the picture. Stephanie positioned us at two chairs and told us to pose.
After tutoring, I exited the lounge with Jacky. He laughed and said walking like a penguin. I returned to my room to work on my paper due Thursday
... some were cracked and worn from centuries of use. Good thing there were handrails. As we climbed the twisting and turning steps we would stop to
catch our breath and admire the views always hoping we were at the summit. We kept climbing higher while the sweat was pouring - determined
to make it to the top... When we finally made it we stopped to admire the views and catch ...
... wall. The section of the wall that we climbed is known as Juyong Guan. This section was built six hundred years ago during the Ming Dynasty.
The steps were very steep and very high. The climb felt like it was pure vertical. The stones were very wet and slippery and you were climbing in tandem with thousands of your Chinese Best friends. It truly is a wonder of the world and ...
... still reside. While ancient on the surface, within these are now modern shops, art galleries, and concert venues! After filling up on some Beijing cuisine, we went to the opening night of Beijing's latest underground bar/club called DaDa where there was a good mix of 80s and 90s hits. Definitely brought back some old times.
We were also able to catch the last day of the annual light show in the park. When I hear "light show" in ...
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