Hutongren Courtyard Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
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... blue umbrella roof. Wooden pillars support the ceiling without nails or cement. In the ceiling is a carved dragon, a symbol of the emperor. The building's design is based on the calendar - 4 pillars represent the seasons, 12 pillars represent the months and 12 pillars represent the parts of a day. Together, these 28 pillars correspond to the 28 constellations of heaven.
Our next stop was a local pearl store. Cultured ...
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Beijing is full of fantastic attractions to offer plenty of enjoyment and entertainment to its travellers. For starters, The Great Wall of China, a World Heritage and one of the eight wonders of the world is one of ...
... It is really a great time to get an unobstructed view of a city landscape just as it waking up and coming alive with little traffic to get in the way. During the drive in, as in Shanghai, office blocks just off the motorway with all the familiar names as back home scattered with the offices for the various Chinese banks. Incidentally the offices for the banks look like the best of premises very similar to those of our poor ailing establishments ...
... golden, crispy skin is served first, to be dipped in white sugar and eaten right away. Then the rest of the bird is carved up and you prepare it the way you like with a variety of condiments. Fermented soy bean sauce or spicy mustard are the most common, so you select a piece of duck, dip it in one of the sauces, then lay it in a flat Chinese pancake to be rolled up with thinly sliced cucumber and spring onions - all done with chopsticks, don't forget. It's pretty ...
... we left the square. It's a bit sad really and Jamie said that it gets annoying after a while - think we can take it for now though!! We had a wander into the backstreets and ate street food at a Muslim cafe, people watching is amazing here, everyone wears the oddest clothes and they all stare so you can stare too (Lucy - it's heaven!!).
We had our first hilarious tuk tuk ride to the pub last night. ...