Beijing and the Great Wall Part 2

Thursday – 12 December 2019 Flag Raising Ceremony, Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden Palace Museum Fast forward a couple of days, and I had to honor my pledge and wake up at 3:30am to be at Tiananmen Square for the flag raising ceremony. I honored it. It was well worth it. Together with the GreatContinue reading “Beijing and the Great Wall Part 2”

Beijing and the Great Wall Part 1

Monday – 9 December 2019 The Great Wall is Great Indeed! I had been wanting to visit the Great Wall and Tiananmen Square* since arriving in China, so I was fortunate to have the opportunity to go to Beijing for an exhibition in early December 2019.  Having spent two-and-a-half years in Guangzhou, all the wayContinue reading “Beijing and the Great Wall Part 1”