Jianguo Garden Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
We missed having breakfast this morning at our Pi County hotel - for me, this has been 2 hard boiled eggs, about 1/2 cup of stir fried potatoes and sticky bread with strawberry jam from the local market , but no fluids.
The hotel couldn't get our credit cards to go through, which made no sense to us, so that was the first snag. Eventually …
... them. Teegan got to see her first little boy, about 9 months, in a grocery cart and his little split pants. She thought that was pretty funny. She wasn’t as surprised at the fish and turtle ect. as the other girls, think it’s because she looked at all our adoption pictures and new what to expect. She is very much herself dancing around the store. Funny to see the locals staring at the girls. They are so American.
Try to put some pictures up ...
... on pedestals, put into gravel, featured in every landscape. At the Temple of Heaven garden, forests were planted with mixtures of Gingko, and evergreens and popped in, a flowering tree or shrub, tastefully placed. The peonies were just budding, but had a garden devoted to them, as well as roses and lilacs. The trees were all tagged, with green representing 100-200 years and red tags to represent 300+ years. Most of the older trees were Junipers and were magnificent.
... far as a sight-to-be-seen, it’s on the same scale as the Panama Canal… or Machu Picchu… words escape me. You know, I’ve seen a million pictures of the Great Wall. I know a bunch of the facts – it’s thousands of miles long, construction started over 2500 years ago, many parts of the wall are 25 feet high, it’s a myth that it can be seen from the moon… all fascinating bits of useless knowledge that get stored away after reading Uncle ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center