So Good I Went There Twice! - China, Great Wall, Jingshanling November 16th 2010 This isn't a duplicate entry, I was so impressed with my visit to the Great Wall at Mutianyu that I wanted to go again. This time I went to Jinshanling. It's less well preserved or restored than the other sections of Wall and allegedly had better scenery.
Its a bit of a trek and took us over 2.5hrs to get there. I went with Ali, Bonita and Tom who I had met at the hostel. We used Mrs. R. Ye this ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing » Great Wall of China 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... ... read more