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CHINA | Wed, 30 Jul 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
Temple of Heaven or Tian Tan, as some people call it, is a complex of religious buildings in Beijing. In the past it used to be a place for annual ceremonies of prayer.
As you enter the complex you can go through a park directly to the Hall of Prayer ... Read more >
Tags: asia, beijing, china, chinese, temple, temple of heaven, the echo wall, travelling
CHINA | Thu, 24 Jul 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
Well, today I write about random places which caught my attention in Beijing. Those are: Beijing National Stadium, Peking University andCCTV Headquarters.
Beijing National Stadium
For everyone who doesn’t know - Beijing National Stadium ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, beijing national stadium, birds nest, cctv headquarters, china, chinese, compass, peking university, sanlitun
CHINA | Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
Well, to spend some time with such a rare animal, I think it’s something we all are really looking forward to. Beijing Zoo is a place where you can find pandas and lots of other animals.
The zoo is easy to reach by subway, getting out on the ... Read more >
Tags: animals, beijing, beijing zoo, china, chinese, pandas
CHINA | Fri, 11 Jul 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
Well, tonight I’m going to write about two Summer Palaces and Beihai Park which all could be found in Beijing.
It was the first place I visited after arrival. Actually, Summer Palace is not a separate palace as some people ... Read more >
Tags: beihai park, beijing, china, chinese, gardens, green, old summer palace, parks, summer palace
CHINA | Thu, 3 Jul 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
Spring. Beautiful Sunday morning. Beijing. Well, it’s not a bad idea to explore the city. And to be precise, to visit a place so many people talk about. Yes, you're right - Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City.
Subway took us quickly to the place ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, china, chinese, forbidden city, history, lost, subway, theater, tiananmen square
CHINA | Wed, 25 Jun 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
It was a middle of July, one of hottest summer month in Beijing. Temperature outside was about 95 ºF (35 ºC). I was in my room for quite some time, enjoying the benefits of scientific development, i.e. air conditioning. It was quite chilly ... Read more >
Tags: bears, beijing, china, park, seven wonders of the world, the great wall of china
CHINA | Mon, 2 Jun 2014 | By mariazhig | Photo Gallery
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Tags: adventure, asia, beijing, china, chinese, journey, park, sightseeing, travel, world
CHINA | Mon, 2 Jun 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
It sounds weird, doesn’t it? However, that’s exactly what you can say at the World Park in Beijing.
Once in the afternoon a friend of mine suggested going there. Unfortunately, it took us about two hours to get to the park. So, we ... Read more >
Tags: a round-the-world trip, beijing, sightseeing, world park
CHINA | Thu, 29 May 2014 | By mariazhig | Views 
It seemed like a good idea to spend a day in the park looking at amazingly beautiful red leaves. The place we chose was Fragrant Hills Park, one of the main tourist attractions in Beijing. When we got there, everything was perfect. We slowly walked through ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, cable car, china, climbing, cucumbers, fragrant hills park, mountains, red leaves
CHINA | Thu, 6 Feb 2014 | By kpow | Views 
This is a bit late, I know. I got a bit fed up with the computer at the hostel in Beijing (slow and restricted!) and stopped using it. Soz.
So, it's confirmed. The Great Wall, is, in fact, great! One big tip for it though, no matter if you do a guided ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, china, climbing, mountains
CHINA | Sat, 10 Aug 2013 | By aussie_ange | Views 
After the first week of training it was time for a couple days off!
For our planned day trip as a group it was off to the Summer Palace!
Such a big Palace, but truly amazing. Definitely need to go back and see it in Winter. With the ice ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, china, food, summer palace, ttc
CHINA | Sun, 4 Aug 2013 | By aussie_ange | Views 
I left the Sydney International Airport on 2013/06/29 not knowing who or what to expect. After an 11 hour flight I landed safely within the Beijing International Airport with a young man, Jonathon, waiting to pick me up and take me to my hime for the ... Read more >
Tags: beijing, china, classes, teacher, tefl
CHINA | Tue, 11 Jun 2013 | By micro | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry
A measly 1200 characters. Here goes:
My name is Mike. I'm a wanderer. When I travel, my camera is as necessary as my passport. New places and cultures inspire me. I've always felt compelled to try and capture my experiences on the road. For what reason ... Read more >See all 5 photos >>
Tags: beijing, china, middle class, shanghai
CHINA | Sat, 8 Jun 2013 | By micro | Photo Gallery
I find China a fascinating place due to the speed at which it is changing and the opposing forces pulling it in different directions. There are visible tensions between old and new, rich and poor, tradition and progress, communism and capitalism, history ... Read more >See all 5 photos >>
Tags: beijing, china, fashion, middle class, music, shanghai, technology, travel
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