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... of a building, someone was screaming. I turned around and it was a security guard. Quickly I went to leave the area.
I continued walking around aimlessly and saw a library. After a few blocks, I quickly realized that I was near by Beijing (Peking) University. I checked out it once last semester with Bethany when I was visiting Mohini's friends Lily, Ariel, and Kevin there.
Within one block, I found a subway and decided to go back ...
... semester, and we had finished the curriculum anyway. I went to class at the half time break to drop in my Kris Kringle present and wish my classmates a Merry Christmas. Everyone was in an appropriately jolly mood. Apparently one of my classmates made cookies, so that may explain the happiness in the room.
We had Christmas lunch at the Hyatt hotel in the heart of Beijing. The buffet was stocked for five times the amount of ...
... off the plane waiting on us. "No damn-it, I want my stroller, we have a 3 hour lay-over, we're not going to baggage claim, crawl your happy ass up in that plane and find my stroller!" (direct quote) A solid 7 minutes later we're getting on the bus with our stroller, and I flash everyone a big smile...don't give me the stink eye, none of you have a toddler with you!
Getting through the airport involves an hour of lines, immigration & customs stamps, and the ...
... it had been snowing!! I had already expected this as the weather forecast had predicted snow, so although i was excited I wasn't sure when I would get home.
I made sure i had my departure card - (you fill this in with an entry card on your way into China - i had cellotaped mine inside my passport the border control man laughed a friendly laugh at this.
My bags were ready - but ...
One stone path I followed led to this neat pagoda (where we found another person exercising inside). If you looked into the pagoda, you actually saw a door in the rock at the back of the pagoda! I wonder where it went...