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... and is away from the massive crowds a bit closer to Beijing. 3 hours, 2 buses and a subway ride later we finally reached our destination and the build up was immense, as you could see the wall for miles during the bus journey but always so far away. The site of Huanghuacheng is an approx 16km stretch of wall but is famous for its chestnut tree garden which has been growing for 1000 years as well as the wall being is submerged into water (rising river levels have seen ...
... to spectacular vistas of the villages and rice fields below, the mighty mountains in the distance and even see the Beijing Reservoir. For me, today was the biggest challenge so far with the steep slopes (I'd say sometimes as steep as 315° angle) and climbing up very big steps almost on hands and knees at times. By the time I got to the end, my legs were a bit shaky and I was in need of a good cry to release the adrenaline and fear that had built up on the ...
... microcosm of Chinese progress. There is nice marble and a good mirror. On the other side, the bathroom door is elevated and there is exposed concrete at its base, quite apart from the dank smell of the bathroom: two steps forward and one step backward.
Showered and readied for breakfast. The first one down for the authentic Chinese brekkie. As someone later said, it's like lunch options but at brekkie. Some items sampled were of ...
... This was Chinese food like I had never eaten before. A large bowl of soup was placed on the table, partly hot and partly mild. A burner was turned on. You then get sticks of raw meat to throw in whatever part of the soup you want. Most of the veggies were eaten raw. There were condiment mixes you could add. It was somewhat like a Mongolian grill save the fact you did the cooking at the table. James and Catherine sat with the Lemur Crowd and D. We got the hang of ...
... colours of the surroundings.
Following this I chanced upon a floral display at the foot of the hills
In the final part of my adventure in this sprawling resort, I visited the gardens at the far east.
Here are two shots of the sunset seen from my room. ...