Beijing from Taiyuan City is 300 plus plus miles. Or half a day’s ride by bus. It’s a good thing Li Wei realizes air travel will rob us the joy of a leisure ride.
Land travel — so pleasurable I could hear an old Beastie Boys tune playing in my head.
So goodbye Changfeng street. With all your mega traffic jams, your PC-less hotel rooms, telecom complications and all the good, good times.
3:32 pm breather
Closing in on the capital
5:07 pm Beijing.