Hangover on the 9th too many Vodka Martinis,so on with the tour,Left the boat 0800hrs at Tianjin,boarded our coach around 0830hrs.
We stopped at Meichang for a loo stop it was here I saw a an Amur falcon overhead it was cold overcast and windy.
headed gulls and a flock of Baikal teal.
Raining heavy now1030hrs not far from Beijing poor visibility.
Our guides name is Frank a very informative intellectual guy,heavy traffic rain easing.
First stop Tianamen Square was awesome even in the rain.
The largest public square in the world,capable of holding one million people.
marvellous complex of palaces,pavillions and courtyards.
rain curtailed our visit.
however our luggage arrived and all was well.