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The Beatles

January 16, 1964

TOP OF THE CHARTS

Ringo and Paul relax back at the George V hotel in Paris after their first show at the Olympia. ¬†Despire the less than ecstatic response from both crowd and press, they now had greater things on their minds. That night, the news had come through from America that their single “I Want to Hold Your Hand” had reached number one on the Stateside charts. ¬†America was in an elevated state of anticipation for the band’s arrival, and Cashbox magazine was predicting that the Beatles, “Could change te whole thinking of American companies towards British records.”

Lishi Lane

Factory 798

798 Art Zone

The 798 Art Zone, also called Factory 798 is located in Fashanzi area of Chaoyang District, where used to be the plant buildings of electronics factories. Since 2001, large numbers of artists and studios began to mov eto Factory 798 and rent these 50-year old decommissioned building and spaces of unique architectural style of gallery, the arts centre, studios, fashion shops, restaurants and bars, and the cultural shop. Now the 798 Art Zone has become one of China’s largest and most influential art zones, and a concentration area of cultural creative industry.

China

Mountain Resort

China Mountain

 

Inverted Image of the Mingsha Mountain

China Cats

Private swap from Postcrossing
white & black cats playing in the grass

Peanuts

Peanuts card from China

Tea from China

The sender of the card said that Herb Tea is a medicine drink in China, but it is used as Cola in the USA!

Concert Venue

The sender of this card notes that this is where he/she attended a concert of Joe Hisaishi. Looks like a fun place to visit!

Postcards

Coimbra Portugal
Oakland, California The beautiful city of Oakland surrounds Lake Merritt. San Francisco can be seen in the distance.
View of the Alps with Ludwig – Theatiner Church and Cathedral, in front of the Triumphal arch
This beautiful hotel on Bonanza Road is one of the show places of Las Vegas. The fabulous floor shows, fine food and magnificent casino are the talk of the town

Dujiangyan Irrigation Project
a world cultural heritage