Beijing Archive

  • Asia 2011: Roundup of the trip

    Asia 2011: Roundup of the trip

    Tweet For your convenience, here are all of my posts from both of my blogs about my trip to Asia for 5 weeks (Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore) BUDGET & NOTES Visual overview of my Trip to Asia (Sneak Preview) The Cost and Budget […]

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  • Beijing – Yonghegong Lama Temple

    Tweet I love temples. I just love them, so I can’t stay away from one if I see it on a map. This one is a temple that was lovingly restored by Buddhist nuns, and it has since turned into a tourist attraction, so China […]

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  • Beijing – Temple of Heaven

    Tweet We got there SUPER EARLY for tourists (7 a.m.)  because it was our last day in Beijing. Paid a very small admission to enter, and while nothing was open until around 9 a.m., the whole area was filled with seniors. Hordes, and hordes of […]

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  • Beijing – Summer Palace

    Tweet A favourite Chinese pastime 😉

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  • Shanghai – Shidan Day Market

    Tweet We had to really search for the area the market might be in. On the way, we saw a lot of interesting photos, and I couldn’t help but take a few shots. Hidden away and only searchable by Google (LOL), is one of the […]

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