Young Leaders Trip to China 2016: 08/09/16

img_0660We started the day with a visit to Tiananmen Square, went to the beautiful Forbidden City, had a traditional lunch at a Chinese family home, then went for a rickshaw ride through the Dragon Mile streets, and finished with a lovely banquet dinner.

The students then enjoyed a language lesson conducted by Will in Liria’s hotel bedroom.

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Young Leaders Trip to China 2016: 06/09/16

unadjustednonraw_thumb_152Twelve excited students spent the day wrapping presents, enjoying a BBQ, and finally meeting at the airport for a 10:30 pm departure.

Off to Beijing,arrived around midday the next day. A smooth and great flight. Thank goodness for trolleys. Later that day a beautiful walk through the park next to our hotel, overlooking the Forbidden City.

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The excitement is starting to kick in!!!!

The excitement is starting to kick in as we all realise how amazing (and long!!) this trip is going to be and we leave tonight!! What an incredible experience this is going to be and we are all very excited to get on that plane and begin this amazing journey! Bring it on!!!