Beijing April 4th 2012 We arrived in Beijing at about 0530 hours this morning after a 12 1/2 hour long flight into the most beautiful and modern airport I have ever seen. Because of the 2008 Olympics, there are some incredible buildings that were built.
Before you can go through immigration you must pass through a thermal body scanner that takes your temperature, and warns you will be put in quaratine if you are sick ... read more
Asia » China » Beijing 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
We are a husband and wife who love to travel. We prefer minimalist travel and usually take just a carry on size backpack each for a multi-week trip. We love to go to far away and exotic locations, preferably with a beach or mountains nearby and immerse ourselves in what different cultures have to offer, doing it as simply and frugally as possible without sacrificing too much comfort. We equally love to travel around our home state of AZ and to our nations beautiful National Parks.... full info