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... 25 for the food and two cocktails in a fancy restaurant!
Day 10 – The big underpants
My last day in Beijing I spent by myself since I was the only one who wanted to go and check out Beihai park. We were blessed with really nice weather, and so the park was a great place to be. Beihai park used to be the palace of the great Mongol emperor Kublai Khan and its lake and temples make it a great place to be! I was actually very satisfied with this place – ...
... of young ladies following closely. One premise is they wanted to hear our guides. Another is they were enamored with Tyler. We will never know as we lost them along the way. Funny thing is Jason also expressed concern.
Our final stop this morning was to the Temple of Heaven. The Temple of Heaven, literally the Altar of Heaven is a complex of religious buildings situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing. The complex was visited by the Emperors of the ...
... referred as Orange Circle since it has one in one of its wall.
When we first entered the restaurant, it was packed. Luckily, we had to wait for two minutes. While we we were waiting, a group of people came in and asked for a table for twenty people. Crazy.
For lunch, we ordered so much food. The eggplant was my favorite. It was fun having lunch with our professor. She has done a great job teaching us Chinese from scratch. Teaching somebody a new ...
... of making it difficult for the Mongolians (who were bigger than the Chinese) to make it up the wall if they did manage to get in....Robs also faced this difficulty ;)
Anyway, it was an awesome walk, very peaceful, fun and beautiful!
We marvelled at how they built this unbelievable, massive structure that spans more than 21, 000 km between 7th century and 206BC.
We were struggling just to make it up and they had to get up there and schlep all ...
... at he airport by Mrs.Biggs with their driver. The Biggs's could not be nicer. They have turned their basement into the kids room and there's a spare bedroom for Mom and Dad. Mr. Biggs ( who very strictly has instructed me to call him Chad ), is working here for the NBA and the kids school is right across the street. The kids are Charlie ( 10 ), Jane ( 9 ), and Owen ( 7 ). It's a lot of fun being with other kids our age. On the 2nd we went to ...