Hutongren Courtyard Hotel
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... to tell me at times. Olivia, Anthony, and I were confused about what she was trying to tell us when we told her about how much tea we wanted.
I spent so much money for the tea, but it was for my mother! I knew that I could not come home without getting any Chinese tea for her. The woman of the store actually gave us some free tea and gifts. I could not believe how nice she was and her door was the only one still opened when we finished. She was even kind ...
... outside (did I mention Ive got the flu) are we loving 24hr KFC iced coffee? You should see all the people outside. there are hundreds of people over at the train station, I saw a woman walking around in her PJs, the taxi drivers are sleeping in their cabs, there are people sleeping all over the footpath and people sleeping in all the 24hr fast food joints. Try sleeping in KFC at home and you would be chucked out pretty quick.
... she met a few days ago, and who was letting me crash on his couch. I met up with him and just hung out at his place for the remainder of the evening, grabbing some street food for dinner, and chatting with Duncan and his roommate Jo. They are both British university students who are studying languages and living in Beijing and are pretty much two of the coolest people I've met! Anyhow, it was a long day and the jet lag was catching up with me, but definitely ...
Day 3: Breakfast at hotel. Visit the Great Wall and Ming Tomb. Overnight Beijing.
Day 4: After Breakfast visit to the Temple of Heave. Transfer to airport and then head to Shanghai. Half day tour to Bund and Nanjing Road. Overnight Shanghai.
Day 5: Breakfast at hotel. Visit to Yu Garden, ...
... very little time to do everything so he offered to take me around for the best bits. I could see/ read the signs that he was of kindred spirit and a genuine man so I agreed :) It was midday and many people everywhere so I felt perfectly safe walking with a very kind gentleman in a public place, he sang and played flute very well while we were walking.
I offered to buy him coffee or a meal but he said as ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service