China!

In November, 2016, Giselle and I went on another adventure, this time Asia was on our minds, so we booked a tour to China.  The following pages are a day by day story of our wonderful adventure with Sinorama Tours all over China.

Bang! in Beijing (11/4/2016)- After a very long flight from Seattle, including a short layover in San Francisco, we arrived in Beijing.  It was a cloudy day, not too cold, and not too smoggy.  We were picked up at the airport by our tour Read More ...
Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden Palace (11/5/2016)- Today we were hustled onto one of several busloads of tourists, all on the same tour but each with our own guide.  We were grouped in with a friendly bunch of Americans and another couple from North Vancouver.  These would Read More ...
The Great Wall (11/6/2016)- Another day in Beijing, but this time, we were taken by bus into the mountains to the north of the city to see a portion of the Great Wall of China.    It truly is a GREAT wall. From Wikipedia: Read More ...
Lions and Tigers and…Pandas! (11/7/2016)- Today we were bused through the city back to the airport where we boarded a plane to Chongqing, the most populated city in China – over 32 million people, more than in all of Canada!  The security at the airport Read More ...