This is a little late in coming, but a friend recommended this very interesting time-elapse video of the China National Day celebration, and I thought it was worth sharing! Brace yourself for the dramatic music! http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2009/oct/01/china-national-day-timelapse
Patriotic Haircuts Part 1 Patriotic Haircuts Part 2 Don’t go too crazy.
Lots of people in China. First day of sale, 买 不到火车票！ Which begs the question, how DO the people who take the train back home to Xi’an for the National Day holiday get the tickets? To be fair, the line to the travel agency right by the 苏州街地铁站 (currently the closest subway stop to Beida) [...]