The Takeaway Edit this Published in The Takeaway Audio and map: The politically circuitous path of the Olympic torch Listen 4 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/takeaway/#file=/audio/json/5763/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The Olympic Flame arrived in Beijing on Wednesday (Tuesday night in the United States) after a long, strange 130-day trip that began in Olympia back in March. View a map of the torch route.