Beijing 2008

It’s still Day One and we were at Beijing’s Beijing National StadiumBird Nest and Beijing National Aquatics Center – Water Cube.



The structure of Bird Nest is rather amazing! The “porous” characteristics allowed wind to pass through at its side yet protecting the audience from the rain with its roof.


Picture Time!


You can tell we’ve got a SMU dude in our midst! HAH. Our first jump shot!


We saw many miniature Bird Nest along the way!


Pretty yellow flowers!


We bought some paper kites and JW flew them for 3 minutes before the guard stopped us!


I can imagine how dazzling the Water Cube will get at night, shining like a jewel box!



About somethingboutrenes

A lady with many random thoughts and braving this whimsical world with a simple faith. In love with all things vintage and pieces with a story to tell. Loves blogging, enjoys Yoga and has an urgent need to travel to maintain sanity.

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