Beijing 2008

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

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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.

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Picture Time!

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

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We saw many miniature Bird Nest along the way!

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Pretty yellow flowers!

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

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

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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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