InterContinental Beijing Financial Street
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... stared daggers. Only one of the men seemed to speak English and he was definitely the company comedian- every time he translated something I said, twenty people would look at me and scream with laughter. Still, I opted for having a sort-of seat and have questions about my marriage prospects every five minutes rather than stand for another thirteen hours. Upon arriving in Beijing I then got on a bus for half an hour in the wrong direction, ...
After that everything went smoothly.
A wonderful experience to revisit China, to see new places, to experience a different culture in Tibet, to revisit our old workplace and to surprisingly meet past students.
I will never forget Yu Changyin's (Charlie) words "On Sam, I'm so happy I want to cry." Nor seeing the emotion on Li Haiyang's face when he told us about our visit to his parent's home.
... focused on foot massage as there are so many points in reflexology that affect total health. This could become a regular part of our wellness program.
We said goodbye to our Aussie friends after dinner. They are a gregarious bunch who made the tour much more fun. I hope our future travels include kind and fun people like them. We are thankful the pace of our travels has slowed and look forward to heading home ...
... that we had stayed previously and I was looking forward to being able to stroll the quaint neighborhood again, this time showing Vinh’s mum how wonderful it all was.
Although we were well enough to move hotels we were still feeling pretty awful but with Vinh’s mum who had, not only taken care of us but flown all the way to the US to do so, we pulled ourselves together enough to show her around a bit. That afternoon we spent wandering the Back Lakes ...
... Elodie had exploded her nappy. Unfortunately for us it was all over the back of Mr Jacks car, stuck in between the grooves of his bamboo mats...Every single taxi driver here has been very precious about their car - they always go mental at the dusty pram wheels, and go loopy when they realise that a suitcase will have to sit on a seat. So when Elodie had her 'moment' i was actually sweating bricks. We tried to secretely ...
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