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... t have any in Macau. A visitor to Beijing during our stay was David Beckham. He was there promoting football for schools in the country as he is an ambassador for football in China, paid for by some Government department. Word is he is being paid 2.6 million dollars a year for this onerous task. There is also some high profile snooker tournament going on this week, but like Beckham, seen nothing of the snooker either. Now off to the Great Wall which ...
... 550 - 577), it was constructed in remembrance of Nuwa, a goddess in Chinese mythology.
♦The whole structure was built along the contour of the mountain. There are 135 houses, three grottoes and six cliff sutra inscriptions of the Northern Qi Dynasty and 75 inscribed stone tablets of successive dynasties. One finds at the foot of the mountain the Chaoyuan Palace, Tingcan Palace and Guangsheng Palace, all ...
... keyboards work by having the person type in Pinyin (which is Chinese writing with Latin characters), and it will then suggest Chinese characters that are similar to what was typed. You can bypass this by pressing CTRL+Space in order to allow the computer to accept the Latin characters as they are so an American can effectively use the computers for Internet and word processing.
The community of Americans and Beijingers is good ...
... they sell ice cold water!! Let me tell you something. Have you ever been working out in your garden on a hot summer day, sweat dripping into your eyes, sun beating down on your head, dirt under your fingernails, dust sticking to every piece of exposed skin, feet hot from the black soil, back sore from hours on the ground, bending, picking things up, working? Now expand that to about five days straight, no shower, ...
... College, here for just the summer) and Ish (from Bahrain, goes to St. Cloud State University) were there laughing. They told me to go in and look, so I did. The bathroom was basically a completely concrete structure, with slits cut in the floor about 1ft wide by 3ft long for toilet use. No sinks, no paper, no nothing else. Not too bad in practice, but shocking when coming from the USA.
After seeing this, I made sure to let everyone know so they knew what ...
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