A sociable weekend. Dinner with French friends in Tower 3, who also invited new-to-Beijing Brazilians from Tower 4, another French couple from Tower 5 and recently-arrived Americans from across the road.
And we have new immediate neighbours from the Czech Republic. He's a Segway user. Even commutes to work on it, which attracts lots of attention. We had goes on it round the block. Surprisingly easy. Lean forward to go, lean back to stop. N still managed to crash it into a bush.