Olympic Pictures

Olympics to be blown up [PIC]

Unfortunately, I can’t take credit for this picture. I found on this blog.

11 years ago

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Pirate DVD sellers, hawkers and beggars have been replaced by signs and billboards all over Beijing with just 16 days to go before the opening ceremony.
It kind of makes me wonder why you need to be reminded every 10 meters about the Olympics.

I took these pictures in downtown Beijing today. Olympic advertising or propaganda? What do you think?

Sorry to bore you all with more pictures of the stadium.

I snapped this picture riding around Beijing today and had a bit of a chuckle to myself.
“Olympic wont flouvish until everyone does his own contribution to it”.

I cycled to the main Beijing Olympic venues today for the first time this year. There wasn’t a lot of change from when I went last year, especially with the landscaping. The whole area felt pretty dusty. The main stadiums sit alongside the fourth ring road which is about an eight lane [...]

CCTV Tower Beijing

11 years ago

I took a trip to the CCTV tower today in Beijing. The tower at its highest point is 405 meters. The observation deck is at 238 meters with two levels. One is outside and another is indoor and now featuring an Olympic display. On clear days the views of Beijing can [...]