China On The Brink - bestweek2 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/taxonomy/term/72/0 en hayes_week2_6 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayesweek26 <pre>Even though water quality is thought to be a major concern for China, a group of swimmers at Houhai park attribute their health to their daily swm in the park's murky lake.</pre> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayesweek26#comments Travel Diary Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 17:55:11 -0600 Katie Hayes 379 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com Mueller_LARISSA_week02_008 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/362 <p>Makeup artists put on finishing touches at a student play at Beijing Film Academy.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/362#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:29:00 -0600 Larissa Mueller 362 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com Mueller_LARISSA_week02_005 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/361 <p>Students at the Beijing Film Academy go up for the jump shot on the campus basketball courts.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/361#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:28:59 -0600 Larissa Mueller 361 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com Mueller_LARISSA_week02_004 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/360 <p>People on public transportation create their own worlds with iPods in crowded city spaces.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/360#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:28:59 -0600 Larissa Mueller 360 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com Mueller_LARISSA_week02_002 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/359 <p>A Taoist practitioner touches a statue of a mule in the at the White Cloud Taoist temple in Beijing.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/359#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:28:58 -0600 Larissa Mueller 359 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com hayeskatie_week02_007 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02007 <p>Hebei Province elders gather to protest for the return of money invested in the local government.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02007#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:06:50 -0600 Katie Hayes 358 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com hayeskatie_week02_005 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/356 <p>Dog in Houhai Park, Beijing</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/356#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:06:50 -0600 Katie Hayes 356 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com hayeskatie_week02_004 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02004 <p>Mai Zaihua (left), a worker at a Uighur restaurant in Beijing, welcomes customers to the restaurant,</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02004#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:06:46 -0600 Katie Hayes 355 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com hayeskatie_week02_003 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02003 <p>Han Zhanhua, 19, moved to Beijing from Qinghai province two years ago looking for work welling kabobs.</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/content/hayeskatieweek02003#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:06:43 -0600 Katie Hayes 354 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com hayeskatie_week02_002 http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/353 <p>Even though cars outnumber bikes on Beijing roads, bicycles are still used as a necessary mode of transportation for many famili</p> http://www.chinaonthebrink.com/node/353#comments - None - Beijing bestweek2 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 03:06:39 -0600 Katie Hayes 353 at http://www.chinaonthebrink.com