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The Great (Fire)Wall

The Great (Fire)Wall

Leaving Shaolin was a bit of a shock to the system. We were entering into October, and that means Golden Week. The weather was still beaut - but that's not how the name comes about.  The Golden Week is a 7-day national holiday happens about twice a year. Imagine having a whole week of bank holidays stacked up in one go. The whole of China was about to go on holiday. Even London can't handle itself for 3 days even for the strawberries and cream sunburn lines alone. 

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