This place is driving us up the Wall... September 14th 2010 Actually, we walked/hiked/climbed up it. No driving allowed.
Yesterday was another wonderful day as we visited the Great Wall of China and the Beijing Olympic Center (you know, the crazy modern 'bird's nest' Olympic Stadium), and the Chinese Acrobatic Theatre. Epic day! Everyone slept well after all that!
Shannon and I both couldn't believe were hiking on the Great Wall of China wi ... 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