Yonghe Hostel

No.35 Dongjiaoming Alley, Dongcheng District, Beijing, 100005, China | Resort

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Lama Temple & Tianamen Square

A travel blog entry by deswirral

Maria had been somewhat distracted on our visit to the Forbidden City and had been on her mobile phone a number of times. When we asked if everything was OK she told us that she had lost her purse on the way to our hotel and she had been cancelling her bank cards and organising a new identity card. So when we told her that we were visiting the Lama Buddhist temple she said she would meet us there and she would offerings to the ...

A Long & Eventful Day One

A travel blog entry by vince_k_moosic


... it as their summer escape from the heat of the city. It was much as we remembered from our visit back in 1999, but this time, we took a boat ride back from the far reaches of the garden.

We then had a wonderful Beijing duck lunch. Everyone enjoyed all of the dishes that our wonderful guide, Charlotte, chose for us. We went next door to a silk shop that gave a demonstration of the entire process of silk making that ...


A travel blog entry by brennanrosenow


... but the park around consisted of some of the greenest grass and nicest gardens I have seen in China. Afterwards, I took the subway to the Summer Palace. We saw the palace, and the lake that it overlooked, and decided to walk around the entire lake. If anyone goes to the summer palace in the future, remember you don’t have to walk around the lake. It was a three hour walk with no new scenery, just a different angled view of ...

Back in Beijing after some years

A travel blog entry by steffen102


... pot as "blessing for the motherland" as well as huge LED walls with Chinese statements from the communist party were impressing the visitors.

Right across the street Mao Zedong is still overlooking the Tiananmen square from the entrance gate of the Forbidden city. Thanks to off-season and the late time in the day, there were only a few hundred other visitors in the Forbidden city (unlike at my first visit during peak-season in August 2006). The Forbidden city with 9.999 ...

Sunrise, sunset.

A travel blog entry by guidesobecki

... br> the time, weather, and currency exchange rates in both languages.
Over, and over, and over again. Down the hall behind a locked door with a defective lock, my roommate is asleep on the left bed. On the right bed sits a packed suitcase and a satchel with a stuffed panda peeking out of it mischievously. Across the suitcase sits a fleece jacket with a plane ticket in the left pocket. On the pillow sits an old hat laying upside-down, inside it is a pair ...


This resort, located in the 崇文区曲 area of Beijing, is near Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), Forbidden City (Imperial Palace), Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and Nei Ting.
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