China in 2007 - Part 5

2022/09/04

This is adapted from a forum post I made at the time

Okay, one last group of pictures. We did a test run of our system on a train from Beijing to Chengde and back a few days before I left on Saturday. Just thought I’d post a few pictures of the countryside.

Chengde test run

Chengde test run

Chengde test run

Chengde test run Basketball court at a school, pretty remote area. Train was moving at 100km/h so I didn’t get the mountains in the background on my one attempt.

Chengde test run

Chengde test run

Chengde test run This coal mining area reminded me a lot of the area near Charleston, West Virginia.

Chengde test run Great wall behind a village about an hour from Beijing.

Chengde test run This section is unrestored.

Chengde test run

A few days after I took these photos, I was back in Columbia, SC baking in 100+ degree temperatures and dealing with jet lag.