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Cycling on the Great Wall

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After seeing the Terracotta Warriors we headed back into Xian and spent some time at the city wall. The wall has been restored over the last few years and a great place to spend some time. Most of us rented bikes and cycled the 10 miles around the wall. Fabulous being able to...

It’s all Chinese to me

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Back to school and we are learning to write Chinese. This place is an art gallery with paintings from the time of the Chinese Cultural Revolution. In these days intellectuals were sent to the countryside for re education. The artists still painted. Everyone concentrated hard on...

Beijing Home

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Visited an old house in the centre of Beijing. I know land is expensive here but apparently this house is worth one and a half million pounds. Wow. We all speculated on how this can be and have we added one zero too many. All land is owned by the government in China and even...

Rickshaws in Old Beijing

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The rickshaw is a wonderful way to get around town and we did it in convoy. After a busy morning and a Chinese lunch served on a Lazy Suzy we embarked on our next adventure. A rickshaw ride through an area of Beijing that has escaped the development that has overtaken the rest of...

Climbing the Great Wall of China

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What a day we had at the Great Wall of China. Early start to beat the crowds and traffic and everyone was so excited about seeing one of the Seven Wonders of the World. There are not many days with clear blue skies in this part of the world but our first three days in China have...

Chairman Mao and Forbidden City

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Busy first day with a stop at Tianamen Square. 500,000 people fit on this square and I think around 250,0000 were here today. Thousands of Chinese came to pay their respects to Chairman Mao who is making a comeback among young Chinese. We enjoyed the Square and then off to the...

Arrived in China

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After all the worry about Lufthansa striking our flight went like clockwork. We arrived early in Beijing and went straight into the tour and visited the summer palace on the way to the Hotel. A quick rest at the hotel and off for our first Chinese meal. Round tables, lazy suzies...

Countdown to China

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Flying to Beijing in just 2 days. Very excited. This tour will be fantastic and we will see the best of China and have 6 days on the Yangze Cruise. I am looking forward to returning to this fascinating country with its ancient culture, natural beauty and modern way of life. China...

China here we come

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Heading to China in less than 4 weeks with 25 people. Many of these are Huddersfield Golf Club members. It will be an amazing tour with visits to the Great Wall of China, Tienanmen Square, Forbidden City, Terracotta Warriors, Shanghai, six day Yangze cruise and more. I will be...

Discover South America

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We are happy to announce that AM Travel Solutions are branching into the huge continent of South America.  Travel to Brazil, a country larger than the continental US, home to the Amazon Rainforest. Brazilians, known for their friendliness and openness to all, love to show off...