Super 8 Beijing Shunyi Bolian
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... the Gods for good harvest, and we got to go on there are well. The spot that I am standing on in one of the pictures is that spot. It was super hot day today, and we walked a lot, but it was well worth it.
The next place on our agenda was the Pearl Market. This is a market that sells everything from purses, shoes, chinese trinkets, watches, electronics, and more. It was really overwhelming at first, but Wei just wanted to show us the good vendors that would not ...
... what a ****bang is, god.. you could cut the tension with a knife.. we were laughing.. mostly because it was awkward and unexpected.. but I think he thought it was for other reasons..
Theres always one.
When we got back we chilled out, and then went out for a tasty dinner at a tasty restaurant that we found in the lonely planet book. After that we set into the cold to find a bar.
A guy said he would take us to Bar Street, ...
I’m SO relieved to be off the wall now, but I’m glad I
camped out there! It was one of the best nights I’ve ever experienced! I would
never do it again the same way Yan Chi and I did it, but I will definitely be
back in Beijing soon and will camp out there properly (okay, Flomi, you can
wipe that smirk off your face now). Alright so here’s how our journey to the
... places that are massive in every sense of the word, it's problems are more and more apparent. Especially on the first day we arrived, we could see nothing out of the window with either a thick layer of fog or smog lying over the city of Beijing. Though it seemed to clear away later that afternoon, it's always quite disconcerting to see that as you land. The trip in all it's glory was a brilliant success with all teachers quite happy with their placement and excited to come and see ...
Day 62 Friday 17 August
We got moving a bit earlier today and caught a taxi straight to the Forbidden city. We bought our tickets with thousands of other people (Chinese tourists mainly) then made our way to the counter to get the automatic audio guide machine and walked into the most magnificent buildings listening to the history and stories about this amazing place.
Construction of the Forbidden City began in 1406 and 24 emperors ...