New World Hotel Jing Guang(Opening in 2013)
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... Yes, I made the right choice.
Later, the boys decide to go further, up those numerous steps. Again, my **** sat down and I hung out with Ista while they went on.
... foreigner classes" have gone abroad this summer. Sigh.
She asked me how long I'd wait to see if students sign up--a week? I said, yeah, about that. I'll see how things look when I get back from my weekend jaunt with Ada.
I'm torn between wanting to go home to my family, and wanting to do what I came here to do--teach.
Ada and her friend, Sunny, came by at about 7:30 or 8:00 p.m. and we ...
... walked to Qianmen hutong alleys. Have lunch there, discussed what's next. Then back to the hotel, hung out in the lobby as we checked out in the morning. Waiting for the train at night.
As time approached, we were transferred to the train terminal. OMG. So many people there. In the waiting room, lot of people sitting on the floor etc
Time tells us ready to hop in the train. Overnight to ...
... the rain, to check out the nearby night market. By this time, it was nearly 9pm local time, and things were starting to shut down (weather-related, we were thinking). The huge pedestrian boulevard (Wangfujing St.) is closed to cars and trucks, and is normally packed with locals and tourists (as we've found out over the past few days). Imagine Yonge/Dundas Square, but four blocks long. That's close to what Wangfujing St. is like. On this particular ...
... through the glass was a bit weird, I was looking out for a don't feed sign.
Second up was the Ming tombes, this place was nice considering it holds quite a few dead bodies and a gate to hell. The American women started to talk over the tour guide like she new more than him, this was annoying and I was close to walking her through the hell gate the wrong way... but she was old and frail so I held back.
Third up was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services