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Weekly Photo Challenge: Broken

1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Friday when the next photo theme will be announced. 255 more words


Ni Hao China! I’ve arrived!

First stop, Beijing. The capital of China. Home to emperors of dynasties gone by and centuries of oriental history, culture and Beijing Kaoya (duck).

I was greeted by… smog, smog, smog. 264 more words


Bell and Drum Tower

This past Friday I visited the Bell and Drum Towers. I also walked on Shichahai Street, and took a photo of Shichahai Lake. I was able to cross a few things off of my bucket list too!👌🏾 144 more words


Yongzhou revisted.

April 11th 7:40 hotel.

Ok maybe I’m wrong and there are 5 million people in Yongzhou. I slept in not knowing what I was gonna do with myself to day. 2,409 more words

Beijing's 'Lake District'? Hutongs around Shichahai neighbourhood

One of the features I most enjoyed in Beijing was the presence of numerous small lakes in the heart of the city, and the quaint neighbourhoods surrounding them. 460 more words


Beijing Day 2: The Hutongs and Houhai Lakes

My time in Beijing was pretty relaxed. I knew that I would be coming back at some point, so didn’t have to rush around all of the tourist sites in panic. 281 more words