V- Continent Beijing Parkview Wuzhou
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... Wicked!! We are on the Great Wall of China, we are parched + the sun is poking it's head out from the clouds and it is hot and we are carrying the safest water in the world. We start mentally preparing for the fact that we may not have water for the rest of the journey. We push on and find some Mongolians selling water on the wall - I could hug them, but I don't. We skull some water and push on to the end. The scenery is beautiful, the story ...
... s and my chairs. At lunch, we went to the mall and ate with our new friends from committee. Due West, a company sponsoring Harvard MUN this year was giving a talk about getting into colleges using MUN. This seemed to be an interesting topic and most of us felt that attending it would be quite pretentious because it seemed to be sort of a way in finding a loophole in the system so ...
... Across the street is the iconic building seen on all those photos with Mao’s giant portrait on it. It serves as a gate leading into the Forbidden City.
We were actually facing that gate when I noticed a line of fire extinguishers neatly positioned within an area that was cordoned off. Since just about everything nearby is solid concrete, I wonder what purpose they serve.
An honor guard stood at attention ...
... s fabulous!
Then we had to get back, or at least I did. I made it about 5 minutes to 10. Now I am waiting for my roommates to get back, hopefully before midnight. I will have to go downstairs to let them in. Oh, there's a new roommate for one night: Aga from England, I think.
Tomorrow I will finally meet the director. Apparently there are two students who want to go to famous Beijing places with me. I have no idea what that means. I guess I will find out.
... before a long tour of the Forbidden City. An excellent lunch, another Lazy Susan then off to the old hustings for a visit to the Drum Tower followed by a rickshaw ride through the old dwellings, hutongs. Home for a brief break then off to visit another Lazy Susan for ...