Hou Hai Winter

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True Words

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“China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.” 
― Charles de Gaulle

View from the office of my internship at Peking University

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Summer is fading as Fall starts to roll in

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Rained for a bit this afternoon and lo and behold, a rainbow. The streets were filled with people taking pictures, so here is a collection of pictures I took as well as stole from social media

Spring is coming

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View from the bedroom of a kid I tutor. What a view

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Degen Hill

This is my travel blog and writing portfolio covering my life in China and my trips around the world, including the food, experiences, people, culture, history, and architecture. Living in Beijing has been an adventure, so here's some insight into one of the world's biggest cities.

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Shuangjing at night

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As the sun shines and begins to set on Beijing, I wish everyone a wonderful Christmas Eve

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Open bike lane? Fan-tastic

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The smog is down for a couple of days as Beijing starts to enjoy cooler weather and the thought of summer slowly slips away

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Beautiful Beijing Sunset

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Beijing can be pretty when it wants to be

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Those tuk-tuk things are oblivious to everyone else on the road

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Although the smog is not ideal, it does make for some cool sunsets.

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Goodnight Shuangjing

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10 minute difference

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More from Xidan, Beijing, China

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Just another day in Beijing

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Qianmen. Pretty sure it’s a government building because it’s HUGE and wider than it is tall. Seems to be a recurring theme for Chinese government architecture. 

Qianmen. Pretty sure it’s a government building because it’s HUGE and wider than it is tall. Seems to be a recurring theme for Chinese government architecture.