HWA (Apartment) Hotel
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... Qing part since it was not safe to be on. Plus, a lot of the wall was no longer interconnected.
When we got to the end of our section, some people climbed on top of a building. I did not since I was too afraid to fall. It was funny when Karena was climbing up because she had no clue what to do,but she figured it out.
Later, when Karena tried to climb down, Scott caught her when she fell. He was a gentleman to ...
... to climb the wall - we climbed at a place called Juyonguan. Our guide Michael told us there were two climbs we could take.
He said the first one was tough and the second one was tougher...Guess which climb Denise and I chose - Yep - the tougher one.
We started our climb and found the steps to be very steep and uneven - some steps were very steep and some were not steep at ...
... on a train for 2 stops is too much of strain on a woman carrying a baby but we'll happily watch her lug a baby plus a suitcase up the stairs. People of China, Help me understand this, please. And please don't give me the 'population excuse'.
So the good stuff: I certainly don't want to give you the impression we have had a bad time. Quite the opposite.
This whole trip was inspired by my brother's 6 month stint here, filming with CCTV for an ABC ...
... We really had to be careful where we went, because there was an archway which we were to go around on the way in, but go through on the way out. I think there was another place where we were supposed to enter on the left and exit on the right, but I wasn't sure where it was. I hope we didn't screw up our karma or spirit life.
The Ming Tombs are the resting place for 13 of the 16 Ming emperors. The site was selected for its excellent feng shui ...
... with..I don't even know how many students. There are lots of one-on-one classes, as they consider our 5 man group HUGE. The school is located in a massive skyscraper, with one batch of classrooms and the office on the 16th floor, with the rest of the classes on the 19th floor (those are primarily one-on-one sessions with a single office for the head-overseer (an Australian who doesn't like us (long story)) and one 5 room class that we used for the original first ...
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