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Beijing With Pops: Part 1

I was very excited about the upcoming break from school. The main reason was because my dad was going to join me. The other reason was because we would be exploring China. 1,995 more words


Forbidden City, Beijing

On your way to the Forbidden City (north of Tiananmen Square), you will make your way through the Tiananmen Square. This place can be very crowded as most people crowd around here to have a good view of all the different tourist sites in all directions as well as the front portrait of China’s former chairman. 825 more words




Zoals jullie wel weten, ben ik afgelopen weekend naar Beijing geweest! En ik dacht, dat verdient een blog! Ook al was het een iets te kort tripje naar Beijing, het was zeker geslaagd! 900 more words


A Day in Beijing

We spent a short, yet hot, walk heading towards the Sanlitun Youth Hostel. I’d found all of our hostels on either Hostelworld or Booking.com as usual, chosen for their location, price, and past reviews. 1,062 more words


Nine million bicycles in Beijing

Day 64 || 23 Apr || Walking Distance: 20.3km || Beijing

My journey across China was surprisingly comfortable. The bed might be a bit grubby (I have my own sheet sleeping bag liner), the snoring of the Chinese guy might have been astounding, and the stop-start slow progress of the train might have been frustrating, but I awoke surprisingly rested. 838 more words