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Our 13-1/2 hour flight and 13 hour time change ended at 7:00pm at the Beijing International Airport. The airport is huge -- after walking a good distance, we took a train several miles and then walked some more to the baggage claim area. We had our bags in 15-20 minutes and buzzed through Customs (they only randomly x-rayed bags). Jo, our tour guide, met us with a China Spree sign outside of Baggage Claim and told us that she would ...
I have seen China, finally! A visit to this mega-nation seems like a critical part of being a well-educated global citizen. I know it is not a simple trip, but I highly recommend it if you have an opportunity.
My 6-day stay in just one city certainly doesn't make me a China expert. But a rigorous schedule of meetings and countless conversations about rising China have piqued my interest.
A topic that I ...
... So far we get along very well and hung out for a long time. She helped me buy clothes hangers, tissues, and liquid hand soap (which is very uncommon in China) at the grocery store. She and I will meet at least once a week to work on my Chinese.
The streets of Beijing are covered in spit. It's very common to spit anywhere at any time here. According to my language partner, many Chinese people do not like this practice. ...
... The wall gives us energy, the climbing, the thought of the history of the wall, the impressiveness; it’s amazing!
Little Art’s entry:
The other day we went to the bird’s nest; which is the Olympic Stadium of China. The next day we went for a really long bike ride which was 30 k’s to the Great Wall of China. We walked up on the great wall and I loved it. I walked up and then down and then walked it again. Then dad said ...
... Two Danish friends were telling me that to get a drivers license, they can only have driving lessons with a qualified instructor, not with anyone else. Consequently, Danish learner drivers spend on average $12,000-$15,000 before they have even taken their final test. Ida said she even knew of someone who spent $70,000 on her driving lessons, which I can't comprehend. I also expected a language barrier here, but not when speaking to an American. ...