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Travel Blogs from Beijing
... many small lakes filled with fish, beautiful landscaping every where we walked, and many traditional chinese style buildings. It is amazing the amount of detail they put into everything they do. Even their highways here have landscaping on both sides and down the center median.
We then went to lunch at a KFC, because we were all just real hungry and wanted food that we could eat without ...
So this weekend was very eventful! Sunday I went to the 798 Art District and the Silk Market. The art district had many modern art sculptures, art galleries, and amazing graffiti. Was very cool. From there we went to the Silk Market. Its a 7 story building filled with knock off brands of designer clothes, jewelry, toys, and much more. The clothes are very similar to the real thing but there are ways ...
... Meaning "People's" Square, it was built to accomodate 1 million people for national events uch as military parades and speeches and was meant to be a symbol of the physical greatness of the Communist Party of the 50's. It has a famous history, and all measures are taken by security to ensure it is a more famous as a tourist attraction than any repetition of the bloody 1989 pro-democracy demonstartions. In the massive square are two of the hugest screens you will ever set your ...
... was under two hours. From above, Beijing and the surrounding countryside looks bleak at this time of year. Everything is brown and dead. I had some concerns having heard so much about Beijing air pollution, smog and sandstorms, but these turned out to be groundless – at least for today!
Beijing was beautifully sunny today. So sunny that I literally was squinting for about two minutes when I first emerged from the metro. My hotel ...
... see what our options are. We have about 35 days to see everything we want to.
I’ve also started working a lot more. I started at 'Easy English’, a company not too far from my apartment. The company is great and very professional. There is an employee lounge complete with water cooler, microwave, and high speed Internet. I spent the majority of last weekend there doing demo-classes and working on my take-home finals for class. I did about thirteen ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center