Posts Tagged ‘Beijing’

Short Video of the First Day

March 15, 2014
Howdy Y’all- I will try to post a quick video of each day in Beijing. Sometime there are some internet issues so the videos don’t upload to youku (the Chinese version of youtube). But if…Read More

We’re Here!!!

We have all arrived safely in Beijing! We had a delicious meal hand-picked by Mr. Penley, Sean, Victoria, and Ankey. Everyone is settled into their rooms, and we are looking forward to the adventures ahead! Tomorrow…Read More

Safe Arrival

Just wanted to post very quickly that they are here. More to come later after dinner.Read More

Homeward Bound

April 1, 2013
I am waiting in the Beijing airport for the rest of the China group. The students in Xi'an gathered in the darkness of early morning and said our goodbyes. There were tears and lots of…Read More

Update: Video and Xi’an Note

March 24, 2013
Hi- Two quick things. I have one more video of stuff from our last day in Beijing. I will finish it up on the plane and post it as soon as I can when I…Read More

Last Day in Beijing

We ended out whirlwind tour of Beijing today, with a wander through the Temple of Heaven sandwiched between shopping at the Dirt Market and the Pearl Market.  The Temple of Heaven is where the Emperor…Read More

Wall to Wangfujing

    It has been a very long day so after a quick run through of the schedule I’ll let the pictures tell the story. -Bus ride north up to the mountains and the Great…Read More

Video Update

March 22, 2013
Sorry y’all. Had some technical difficulties this evening. I have a video of today mostly done, but it isn’t up yet. I will may try to post it in the morning our time (evening east…Read More

Day One in the City

A wander through Tiananmen Square, the largest public meeting space in the world followed by a walk through the Forbidden City took all of the morning.  Fortunately a big breakfast at the hotel kept us…Read More