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Recent Entries by Vicki
The Great Wall - narrowly escaping arrest! - May 11, 2006
This will make you laugh! We finally got over our jetlag sufficiently to be able to wake up at the necessary 6.30am in order to get a taxi to take us to the Great Wall for the day. I'd wanted to vi...
A city in change! - May 10, 2006
Afterexhausting the shopping (and with finally a distinct improvement in the weather), it was time for a bit of "culture" and visits to some of the sights of Beijing. One of the most striking thing...
Beijing - shop till you drop! - May 6, 2006
Somewhat dazed from the 10 hour flight, with no idea what time it was supposed to be, we made our way through customs and after a fairly hairy taxi drive, found our hotel. Given that I'd booked it ...