JW Marriott Hotel Beijing
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... have looked like many years ago.
It is still inhabited, so it was weird to see big screen TVs inside, but cool to see the history nonetheless.
Our second last lunch was nice as we enjoyed cold beer and familiar looking Chinese food (stuff that looks like stuff we get at home)
In the afternoon, we visited our last market and I bought some more stuff I don't need, but I also bought some nice speakers to use in my classroom next ...
... via the underground. Automatic ticket machine is much easier to use when you press the 'English’ button :-) Layout depicted as per London underground and all the signs are in English (thank you Beijing Olympics) so really easy to find our way around and cheap at 20 pence per person per journey ! Initial impressions of Tian’anmen Square was ‘ is that ...
... has been in many ways a respite from what I miss back in either Los Angeles or Sydney. I discovered the Beijing Playhouse by accident a few months before I left for China. It took me a year after that to finally audition for next month's annual Xmas pantomime, The Wizard of Oz. There is a value to this kind of experience of course, from simply being a ham on stage, to meeting new people and rediscovering the wonderful world that's the ...
... Ahhh KY here I come!
It’s nice to know for once that I will be returning abroad so soon- it has completely changed the pressure one usually has at the end of traveling abroad…new adventures and experiences await in Zhejiang next year and I simply can’t wait J …or well I can…and I will! And I’ll do it at home very soon with my beautiful niece showing me all the new things she knows, while I drink my weight in bourbon and coke and PIZZA AND MEXICAN! Nom nom nom is all I have to say ...
... the train station noticed that there was actually a walk way across the road which did have escalators either side so we need not have risked life and limb after all.
We passed through security and managed to determine that we needed to go to floor two and waiting room four for our train. The station was not air conditioned and despite being so early in the morning felt roasting hot. We sat down in the waiting and were surprised to see that ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center