Travel Blogs from Beijing
... while we all scrambled with our assortment of guidebooks. Two hours later we still had no place and had the bus drop us off at the night market which is where we wanted to go in the first place, and within two minutes found a fantastic restaurant with a table
for 17 which was just perfect!
It was our last meal together; always a bittersweet moment because we know that the intensity we sharedwill be broken and never recaptured. There was lots of ...
... for a couple of days prior to Beijing. We then got a carry out of a few beers and joined the party . Forgot all the names but they all seemed lovely. Had a great chat into the early hours. The conductor looked a bit concerned when he passed us. Think he was jealous he was not invited. After a try of some Russian Vodka we decided to call it a night. Heres hoping for a great nights sleep after a sociable ...
... the fact that at least 200 other people were stood there, you would have thought no one was home! Suddenly 15 minutes before the show an announcement came on in Chinese and the whole building suddenly lit up in bright red lights, the doors swung open and we made our way inside to take our seats. The show was enjoyable, kind of like theatre meets Kung Fu with the story of a young boy who becomes a man by training to be monk at a monestry, and the trials and tribulations he faces ...
Cell phone doesn't work over here (which I was told that it would) and due to my Macbook Pro retina not having an ethernet port (and the hotel only having an ethernet cable) i am unable to connect to the internet.
Right now i am on a friends computer...hopefully i have this problem resolved tomorrow...no need to worry about no responses until july....yet.
This trip should be a blast. Crazy culture shock.
******AND WE ...
... feet were massive! On the way up we could see for miles and it was very picturesque. We eventually hopped onto the wall and there we were, on the great wall of China. After walking a considerable way, we managed to get some great photos of the wall, however we did have to turn back as it was getting a little too hot reaching 40 degrees. So as you would imagine you can get the ski lift back down again, however there was another option. There was a ...
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