November 16 - 30, 1999
We journey not only to get to know others, but also that
others get to know us. My host family is at the top of this montage.
transported, translated, toured.
- They opened their lives to me that I get to
know them, and Beijing. Meals were singular occasions for discussions and
- They, and other friends, were ready and willing accomplices to
my experiencing the cuisines of China.
- They were academics, managers, even a
retired diplomat who conversed with me in French. I even meet the
(Minneapolis) Director of St. Thomas' International Management Program in
Each new friend has a special place, special memory for me.
Unfortunately, here the digital photography seemed at its worst.
| The local park
| Peking Opera & Peking University
| The Great Wall
| The Forbidden City and Imperial Palace
Imperial Palace, Confucius
Temple, Ming Tombs, Buddhist temples
| Imperial and Summer Palaces, Confucian Temple
| Summer Palace, Confucian Temple
| University of International Business and Economics; self-portraits!