The Great Wall 万里长城

It’s a thousands mile long fortification built since the 7th century BCE (wiki). Near Beijing is the major tourist attraction @ Bada Ling.

It’s ¥50 for this woman who got into our car to guide us to the parking lot. There are many women and a few good men who solicit business, either to eat at their home or to take you to parking.

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It’s  ¥120 admission to the Great Wall, ¥100 one way tram.

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They did a lot of renovation and expansion of the area, including a hotel,  leading up to the entrance of the Badaling Great Wall.

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The security at the gate (entrance)

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On the Great Wall


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The modern and brand new bathroom without tissue

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Some signs .. Do they mean striding or straddling?

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