River View Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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Travel Blogs from Beijing
... classes the other day who formed an attachment to me pretty quickly. She was about 5 and so adorable. When I bent over in front of the kids to check their understand she got up and locked her arms around my neck and her legs around my waist. She kept doing this for most of the lesson that in the end I just picked her up and put her on my hip for the last activity. That might sound strange but over here we are encouraged to be tactile with the kids, so picking her up seems pretty ...
... of young ladies following closely. One premise is they wanted to hear our guides. Another is they were enamored with Tyler. We will never know as we lost them along the way. Funny thing is Jason also expressed concern.
Our final stop this morning was to the Temple of Heaven. The Temple of Heaven, literally the Altar of Heaven is a complex of religious buildings situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing. The complex was visited by the Emperors of the ...
... American who also studied at BLCU, as did their manager, Michelle, so that was really cool. Jen said that when she studied there, the area around BLCU, Wudaokou was mostly farmland, with just yellow vans as taxis. How it has changed! We sat on a communal table with six other people, and we shared the ten courses that came out. The food was absolutely delicious, but my favourite part was actually sitting and chatting with the other people at our table. Two ...
Donna Fong, the coordinator of the exchange program for Newton, came to visit this week. She brought with her Dr. Tutwiler, who is the principal at Wayland High School. He is a 6'4" African American man---finally someone people can stare at instead of me!! :-).
Gene & I took him around Beijing on Saturday. It was our first time being tour guides and we did a great job if I do say so myself. Here are the photos from our day together.
... br> We walk into our room and i pick up my watch having not put it on that morning!
"****! Cherilyn, it's 4pm"
So rewind a little, we touch down in Dubai, I turn my phone on and it automatically adjusts to Dubai time. Touch down in China and it doesn't. Wake up this morning to my alarm taking that to be the time. Hence the glorious sunshine at "9am" and the abrupt conversation.
So we had lost our first day in China due to a technical ...