Day 3- Closed April 5th 2012 Day 3 - Morning I stayed in as I am still a bit off. The uneaten dumplings from last night was turned into soup to help me feel better and it did. It was time to go as there is nothing much to do in Badaling except to see the Great Wall and I have skipped the Ming tombs part. I was looking forward to a less colder temperature in Beijing.
I finally get to enjoy the "scenic" train ride as I staye ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing » XiCheng District 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