Saturday, June 30, 2007


Cable-ski (

Monday, June 11, 2007

Beijing: Lao She Teahouse, North Sea Park, Wang Fu Jing

Performances @ Lao She teahouse

North Sea Park(Beihaigongyuan)
-Nine Dragon Screen

Our tour group

Wang Fu Jing

Sunday, June 10, 2007

Beijing: Prince Gong's Palace, Old Summer Palace

Prince Gong's Palace (well-preserved)

Old Summer Palace (Yuan Ming Yuan)

Severly destroyed by Br & Fr troops

Broadcasting the recent return of monuments

Saturday, June 09, 2007

Beijing: Ming Tombs, Summer Palace

Ming(Thirteen) Tombs (Shi San Ling)

Summer Palace(Yu He Yuan)

Longest Corridor

Friday, June 08, 2007

Beijing: Great Wall

Ba Da Ling Bear Zoo: Entrance to the Ba Da Ling part of the Great Wall

Cable cars ferrying us up to the Great Wall

Thursday, June 07, 2007

Beijing: Tiananmen Square

Statues in front of Mao Zedong Mausoleum

Monument to the People's Heroes @ Tiananmen Square

Tiananmen=Entrance to Forbidden City

Forbidden City

Chinese acrobatics

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Beijing: Temple of Heaven, Peking Duck


Temple of Heaven(Tiantan)
-Built in Ming dynasty
-Used by emperors to worship the heaven
-Has an echo wall (Whisper able to travel from 1 end of the wall to the other end)

Peking Duck