Sculpture at the entrance for Red leaves festivalI had the opportunity to work in China for French Company. My company has successfully put in place a mixture between French way of working and Chinese culture.

One important thing for Chinese people is to keep a healthy mind and body. My company plans often some outings in Beijing neighborhoods to follow this spirit. I had the chance to go two times to fragrant hills since I joined the company 6 months ago. The first time was during spring for cherry blossom and the second time was couple of days ago for the Red Leaves Festival.

Xiangshan ( 香山公园 – Fragrant Hills Park) is located in the North West of Beijing, about 20 km from the city centre. The ticket price is 10 yuans. This park covers 1.6 km2 and consists of important vegetation, landscape areas and several temples on the way to the peak. (more…)