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2009-10-22 08:45:00

BEIJING, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Mutianyu Great Wall offers visitors relaxed hiking, beautiful scenery and even a good cup of espresso. Travelers can be whisked up the mountain by cable car for hiking and return using a winding metal toboggan track. The China Guide is recommending this section of the Wall for travelers in Beijing; it is located just over an hour from the city and is much less touristy than other locations. The Mutianyu Great Wall is safe for hiking and perfect...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.