Hotel Iras

Jia No.25 Yong'anli Middle Street, Jianguomen Wai, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100022, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Beijing

Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City & Hutongs

A travel blog entry by bunnyette


... played an important role as that is where there were food imports were brought through the various canals that once played a vital role in Beijing. Bruce & I then took a tea break - chrysanthemum tea for me and pineapple orange smoothie for Bruce. We end our rather hectic day at a show - the Golden mask dynasty. Very good and lots of various acts including ballet, acrobatics, white peacocks & a real flood! We went back to the hotel to rest from our busy ...

Beijing Day 3

A travel blog entry by cam_and_leah


... us if we were travelling to Badaling, and where we're from. They were from Argentina. That appears to be the end of that conversation. They go and sit miles away Some bird is constantly shouting gibberish over the tannoy on the train and many people attempt to sell us a variety of **** in Chinese, we just nod politely and pretend to be morons. Thankfully we only have to put up with it for an hour and 20 minutes. There seems to be lots of "Peoples Party ...

The Great Wall

A travel blog entry by glennieboy8120


... goofy photos.
Then headed back to the Hotel.
That evening Denise and I walked along the canal near the hotel - we stopped at a local grocery store where we bought a couple of
big local beers - Cost 6 yuans ($1 US) and drank them back at the Hotel. Then across the street to a local restaurant. No English spoken here
but the menu had plenty of we pointed ...

Happy Memorial Day, Chinese Style

A travel blog entry by safarigirl


... is mined on the China/Tibet border and cut and polished in southern China.

The rain continued harder and the temp dropped lower by the time we got to the Olympic Village. John braved the weather and took pictures where the opening ceremonies were held (the Birds Nest). He also took pictures of the Water Cube where all the swimming events were held.

It was another full ...

Beijing Part 1

A travel blog entry by justln


... day walking through the 798 art district, you come to appreciate the juxtaposition.

I've only knocked out two of the three main things I wanted to do (karaoke and the forbidden city). I've got 4 more days to do the Great Wall, and I plan to do a two-day trek on the wildest and highest portion of the wall.

Here's to good luck on the adventure and my final days in Beijing. Part 2 to come soon!



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