Jinjiang Inn Beijing Songjiazhuang Subway Station
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Where should I start about my experience of climbing the Great Wall of China! I don't think anyone can describe the feeling of scaling a structure stretching away for thousands of miles and spanning more than 2000 years. Several generations of hard working Chinese men and women toiled on erecting a structure with the intent to create a unified territory, thus laying the foundation for modern China’s development and diversity in a ...
Today we start by getting a bus and heading to the Great Wall. We went to the Mutianyu section of the Wall. Some spectacular views, could have been better without fog and smog. I took the cable car with our Honcho and a few others did the walk. Cable car was quick and easy and good for those who can not walk well, old or like myself are I'll and struggling with breathing. We walked ...
... at the SE Asian restaurant for lunch, something I can never get sick of.
Margaux had an exam in the afternoon, so I met up with Pia to go shopping at Golden Towers. We walked around for a bit, not buying much, but still having a nice time looking and talking.
I took a taxi back to the hotel room, and Margaux was already there, relaxing after her exam.
We went to dinner at a hutong place called Stuff'd who make ...
... pharmacy. We got a bit of a talk from one of the pharmacists about the value of herbs in Chinese medicine and how they can work well and concurrently with Western medicine. We then had one of the 'Professors' take our pulse and from that and the colour of our tongue was able to tell you how your overall health was going and what herbs you should take to improve things. Obviously the herbal medicine was at a cost. He was good - picked both Craig and ...
... for my room. The Beijing plumbing system was not built for the amount of people it has now, so the water is not potable. You also are not supposed to dispose of toilet paper in the toilet, or flush any other rubbish down there.
By the end of each day, my feet are aching and my legs are tired. It does feel good to accomplish so much before I start classes, to minimise everything that has to be done after classes start. I have been so ...