Travel Blogs from Beijing
... The buildings are falling down in a lot of the towns. Now beginning to see a part of Russia which I always thought it would be like. As opposed to Moscow, and St Petersburg.
We ventured down to the restaurant carriage and guess what. Yipeee. We found beer. We sat and had a few and done a good bit of people watching. Interesting seeing so many cultures mingle in with each other. I think the next few days ...
... br> The Great Wall was incredible! Such an awesome structure and completely overwhelming. The ensembles all played their entire programs and had a wonderful reception from many passers by. Smoggy skies kept the sun under wraps but it was really beautiful tshirt weather. We all munched on subway for lunch before many of us headed up the wall for the grueling walk( for some a ...
... running again until we were, what we felt was a much safer distance away from what we now thought was certainly a car bomb. At this point I quickly took a few pictures and we swiftly made our way on foot towards the hotel. What suprised us as were walking away was how slow the police and security guards were to react to the incident. The area is heavily guarded yet it took ages before any of them responded. As we walked away we saw army vehicles and fire engines driving ...
... time I/ us English lot filled our glass, someone came up to us and we had to down our drinks... By 1630 I'd had about 3 pints hehe....so that continued for a while... On a side note, the food was amazing, they really know how to do a BBQ, however I did try my first insect! Caterpillar cacoon!! Haha apparently a luxury in china! ... Then carried on drinking until about 2030 when I had to go to bed :P was an amazing night, properly experiencing some china ways :) So Wednesday was ...
And that is all for this half of the post...the second part will be up as soon as I have the photos!
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