Each day, hundreds of thousands of tourists mainly from China visit this historic and infamous location. YouTube Tiananmen Square to see some of the videos from the youth uprising in 1989. Now, months before the 2008 Olympics, there are many layers of security including hundreds of security cameras as well as police and military that monitor everything and everyone.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Sunday, April 27, 2008
The last photo was taken from above the Oriental Pearl TV tower. It is the funny looking tower on the left side of the 2nd photo.
Thursday, April 24, 2008
Monday, April 14, 2008
Sunday, April 06, 2008
Here are a couple of pics from China. 13 plus hour flight was fine, the food is ok, the air is heavy and polluted, the sky is grey. We have not seen the sun yet. Beijing is big and not attractive.