Super 8 (Beijing Daxing Huangcun)
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... and I used old bricks to build a bit of a barrier to protect us from the wind - that's right I partly rebuilt the Great Wall of China!
Eventually, as the rain abated, more people emerged and we were treated to a stunning sun set with insanely good views over rolling mountains. There was even a double rainbow to make the experience pretty unique. After the sun had gone down we built a campfire and chatted whilst getting through the bijou people had brought up with ...
... day tomorrow,
We managed to get WIFi at a couple of stations so we managed to check the E Mails and check to see our directions to the Hostel when we arrive in Beijing. Sent an e mail to Hostel and they are now picking us up which will be a lot easier. Feeling tired now and just want to get there now. Have a good shower and a good sleep.
Got an E mail from Letting agent. Over the moon house is ...
... Square and the Temple of Heaven Park will have to be visited on our final day in Beijing.
Tomorrow we have booked to go to Jinshanling, a section of The Great Wall about 125km outside Beijing, which we are both excited about. It's a 6am start though so early nights for us!
Will upload the photos from today when we do tomorrow's entry.
... He was not best pleased - ooppsie!
After the camp finished, we had a day and a half of sightseeing and fun, before it was time to leave Beijing and head to the next camp in Shijiazhuang. On the afternoon after camp finished, we headed to the Summer Palace, the most beautiful series of palaces and pagodas around a giant lake and the following day we went to the Forbidden City, another amazing home of the emperors. The scale of these buildings was just incredible ...
... Nam Style, we decided to catch a ride to the nearest coffee house for a warm afternoon break. We flagged down one of those motorbike vehicles with a small compartment on the back. Negotiated her down from 40RMB to 25RMB and hopped on board. Putt-putt-putted the short distance along the street but it was warmer and more restful than walking back. On arrival, I hopped out to pay, handed her the 25RMB and she aggressively tried to demand that the fare was 25RMB ...