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 Post subject: Fog at Beijing airport
PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 4:37 am 

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Location: Beijing / Seoul / Heilbronn (Germany)
Fog at Beijing airport

I actually spent Friday afternoon at the airport, lots of delays or cancelled flights because of the fog there. I bought a book "Mao, Man not God" at the airport and spent a nice afternoon and/or evening waiting for my plane.

It was not really chaos, altough it was a little bit more crowded than usual. The staff managed to stay calm and nice and I had some nice experience:

1) Funny experience
Two nice employees had some fun. They tried to explain me something in English but realized after a few minutes, that I asked the question in Chinese.

2) I learned the following new Chinese words
雾气 = wuqi = fog
大雾 = dawu = dense fog
没有登机口 没有时间 = Mei you dengjikou mei you shijian = No gate and no time.3) Experience
Next time, I know, where I can change my flight ticket at the airport.

4) Happy return to my apartment
When I returned to my apartment at 22.00, the electricity worked again (it had stopped working just before I wanted to leave in the morning)

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