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... saying no but they didn't budge. A woman even followed us at the end of street! She was yelling 5 scarfs for 100 Chinese yuan, later said 8 scarves for 100, then she said 10! When we reached the cross walk, she yelled 12 scarves for 100 yuan! Give it a break already lady!!! It was definitely too much haggling for one day. We were over it. As we flagged down a cab driver we couldn't help but be 100x more careful this time around making sure he understood where we were going ahead of ...
... playing the piggy game, where I went from a winning position to losing in one poorly place pig throw. We arrived in Beijing at around half 11, and it was hot. I think 30/35°. It was also manic. At the entrance to the station hundreds of people were milling around, loads were trying to flog you taxis. Luckily we had our transfer to the hostel arranged beforehand and met our driver quite easily. If I hadn't of gone to Ulaanbaatar before Beijing, I would have said the traffic ...
... up must come down! I was quite looking forward to the descent thinking anything's got to be easier than that! But it didn't ease up much! It was really strange walking down because the way the wall is built (on a slant) and the way the trees and vegetation grow (also on a slant) makes you think you're walking flat but the angle your walking at and the amount your slipping and sliding all over the place you're definitely not!!
We carried on going and ...
... beer and wet wipes at the supermarket) before walking to the train station. Got to the train station and it was very very cramped, 6 people per "room", three bunks either side and I was sharing with Andy and Rachel and three Chinese people that also had a little girl. Next door was the party room where we spent the night drinking and chartering and getting told off by the lady best door. Stayed up until the guards all teamed up and told us to go to ...
... The Larocque boys were in a state of refined grace until Sébastien ******!
Since the Beijing zoo is on the same subway line as our previous destination, we decide to visit the infamous Panda House. What a dissapointment! Zoo animals always seem so sad. The best pandas we saw were the bronze sculptures that depict ...