We were meeting in the lobby at 7:30 so me and staverious went for breakfast at the bakery where we got a thing that looked like a bread roll it was filled with cream. We then met the rest of the group and boarded our mini bus which took us to Mutianyu where I took the chairlift and the others walked upto the great wall. The chairlift took us to tower 5 and we walked to tower 8 then walked back down and then returned to Beijing. In the afternoon 5 of us walked to the silk market which is where thery sell all the fake goods I barted for some t shirts one for me and one for an Aussie woman who is scared of bartering, they cost 3 pound each. We then walked back to the hotel and some went to a tea house and 4 of us went to the Kung Fu show which was good. This ended at 9pm and we came out into the rain and managed to hail a taxi and told hin in chiense where we needed to go which was beijing jan.
For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A...more info