Wangfujing Ocean Hotel
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... for lunch. A little washroom stop, a bit of a dab of sunblock and the climb proceeded to get us to the starting point. The guide explained that this is a hike that will go up and down a lot and that we were at tower #6 and going to tower #23, pointing towards a tower way off into yonder, at the end of a steep hill. He said the last part of the climb to tower #23 was the most difficult part because of the 420 steps that led all the way up. Pierre and i gulped a ...
It's only the second day, but I am far blown away by the amount of fun I'm having here at the conference and the friendships we are making. Today we had the experience of listening to our chairs talk about an MUN related subject or topic that encouraged debate and discussion. I personally listened to a topic relating bioethics with government policy by Shirley Mo and June Criscione, ...
... way to wind down after a very hot and busy day.
to catch the subway back, but found a park to walk through on our way to the
station. Interesting to see what the locals get up to in their spare time! Last
challenge for the day was to hail a taxi once we got off the subway…. easier
said than done, but having watched how Lei did it, we felt more confident and
eventually one stopped for us, and took us "home".
... higher you go the more authentic and expensive the pearls are. We soon realise that this market is set up for tourists, complete with a Starbucks on the ground floor and an ATM.
For dinner we head to Ghost street and it's mental, all lit up in neon lights and lanterns, we walk a bit if it and soon get feed up, we go to Hua's restaurant, which is a bit more expensive and more plush than we are used to, but ...
... accommodation. Many farmers are now living in local towns and travelling to their farms to work. Andy's parents have abandoned their home and land and Andy is unlikely to ever work there.
Given the number of tours catering solely to Chinese people that we ran into in QingDao, Suzhou, Zhouzhiang, as well as Beijing; as well as the increased number of cars and drivers, there is no question that the economy ...