China Diary : A look back at the 1999 World Gymnastics Championships
The Chinese and Koreans were doing some amazing stuff like double pikes in between the bars. They made it look so easy.
Sights and Sounds of China
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Seeing world-famous landmarks
Tiananmen Square was amazing. Some parents, myself, and Steve McCain went along. It’s the biggest public square in the world and it was neat to see all the history. We got to see the Forbidden City, built in the 1400s and was the palace for dynasty emperors. It was awesome and very big. We were pretty exhausted after we got through the Forbidden City but we went on to the Great Wall which is one of the great wonders of the world. One of the great hikes of the world, too. We got there, hiked up this thing , not realizing how high and steep it is till you start climbing. We wanted to get to the top of this mount