The Opposite House
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... to the Great Wall. When we arrived at our destination we were greeted by the chilly wind which was a reminder of how high we were.
Everyone went up the Great Wall and had a fantastic time. As you can see from the pictures there were lots of local tourists as well being Sunday enjoying the sunshine!
After the Great Wall it was back to the city for dinner where we went to a ...
... different fish including super smiley red fish, reef sharks and sea turtles (which sadly were in a far too small tank). The museum itself was full to the brim of dodgy looking taxidermy animals including a rather terrified looking lemur which caused my much hysterics. I ran up stairs and awed at the Africa exhibition. They had a whole Masai Mari village and more stuffed animals. Of course I loved the lion. Back down to find Laura I heard the familiar voice of ...
... playing tennis with each other and watching [Dana, Lisa, Tony, Corey, Nick, Bridget, Mara, Victoria and I]. After that, because we didn't have to get up early the next day, we had a group gathering in the common room of the boys room and sat around, talked and got to know each other more [Dana, Trisha, Victoria, Corey, Nick, Tony and I]. On a side note, we have walked over 101,000 steps or over 42 miles!!! No wonder my feet hurt ...
... of Chinese regard Mao as a hero and hundreds come to Tianamen Square to pay their respects to him daily. Supporters praise him for modernising China and building it into the world power it is today. Many Chinese also revere him as a great political strategist, military mastermind, and savior of the nation.
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As we'd gotten up late and had wasted most of the afternoon wandering around Tianamen Square, we ...
Mum and Dad saw me off from Dunedin airport and I had a nice flight up to Auckland, they were even serving wine and a cheese platter - yum! Nicky picked me up from the airport and we had a bit of a drive around Auckland before having tea at a Thai restaurant in Epsom. We then went back to her new flat for a wee bit before it was time to take me back to the airport. The flight to Beijing was as per usual long flights, got a wee bit of sleep but couldn't really ...