Category Archives: Beijing

The “Wild” Wall Part II, China – Day 5

Overnight on the Great Wall of China

We did not get a full night’s sleep. It was a combination of lying on the uncomfortable ground, the sleeping Read More →

The “Wild” Wall, Backpacking the Great Wall of China

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This day was filled with excitement and so many other emotions. Chris left for Suzhou with his work and the Read More →

Biking Beijing & Snack Street – Day 3

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My legs were definitely sore when I woke up in the morning on our third day. I believe we slept Read More →

Visiting the Ancient Village Cuandixia, China


Waking up to the sun peaking through the large windows in our room was the greatest feeling. I was tired, Read More →

Beijing, China – Day 1


I set out to Beijing with my boyfriend, Mike, at 5am on September 11th, 2012. After 20hrs of traveling by Read More →