China 1 – Tieneman Square

Between arriving and heading off on an overnight train to DaTong we had a day to wreak havoc on Bejing. Chris gave us a quick walk through the main tourist area of Beijing.

Our first full day in Beijing Chris took us to Tiananman square.

A CCCP guard with a gigantic portrait of Chairman Mao in the background

Kurt unknowingly poses for a picture with Mao.

Phil makes a new friend.

Phil peruses the “menu” outside of a restraunt (no it’s not actually a menu).