Gehua New Century Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... and find something relaxing to do for the day. The train station was intense. There were lines in every direction, and half the time I didn't even know what the people were actually lining up for. In China you have to pass through security before buying a ticket, which left me a bit confused. Then when I asked where the ticketing booth was, the direction they pointed to me was about 6 rows of 50 people deep, and running into the automatic ticketing booth. Since I was well ...
... first came to class, my class had to fill out evaluations about our professor and tutors. The questions on the tutor evaluation sheet were odd. One asked us how good our tutors' Chinese was. Then we had to fill out an evaluation from UIBE itself about our professor. We did not start class until ten minutes later.
The exam went okay. It was hard when I had no idea what some of the characters were. Turned out that they were from previous chapters. It ...
... Shen Ku (Holy Storehouse) and Shen Chu (Holy Kitchen), the Animal-Killing Pavilion, Tower and others outside the north. The Ming and Qing emperors would enter from West Heavenly Gate and go to the Ling Xing Gate through the Divined Road to the altar to worship "The God of Bright" (the sun). In the south of the alter, there is an Accoutrement-storing palace which was rebuilt in the seventh year of ...
No doubt it's a big square... a couple of points of interest are some of the statues there commemorating the people's revolution and the national congress building (Chinese parliament I guess...)
There were too many things inside the museum to see... ancient coins, vases, paper scrolls, etc. Many fro Qing Dynasty (around 1600-1700's) bu other items from the 1200's and even ...
... us in touch. Off we went to meet 2 complete strangers for dinner!!! We had a very lovely evening with them, chatted loads & they were really friendly. Great Chinese restaurant on the roof terrace, they chose the food so we all shared & got to try lots of different dishes, all washed down with some beer & wine of course. A few hours passed & we decided we’d meet up again sometime soon, nice to have some Chinese friends too now!
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility