Posts Tagged ‘China’

Silkworm Cocoons

May 10, 2011

Silkworm Cocoons

I can’t comment on how they tasted, because I didn’t actually try them.

Chinese food in Beijing

December 1, 2010

Peking Duck

Lots of pictures of delicious Chinese food in Beijing.

Of course, in China they simply call it “food”.

The Bird’s Nest

November 24, 2010


Beijing Olympic Stadium, also known as “The Bird’s Nest”.

More photos here

Summer Palace

November 22, 2010


Some photos of the Summer Palace in Beijing.

Four-Star-Rated Toilet

November 18, 2010

Four Star Toilet

Four-Star-Rated Toilet at the Forbidden City, Beijing.

Personally I would not have given it more than two.

Clickety click for more photos of The Forbidden City.

The Great Wall of China

November 17, 2010

The Great Wall

I was in Beijing for a couple of weeks and took the opportunity to spend a Saturday walking on the Great Wall at Badaling.

Half the population of Eastern China seemed to have had the same idea.

More photos here: The Great Wall of China.

Tree Guard

November 17, 2010

Tree Guard

Tiananmen Square, Beijing.

Since this guard post was installed, not one single tree has been stolen.

More photos: Tiananmen Square.