Joycity Hotel & Apartment
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Joycity Hotel & Apartment Beijing
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... of course some amazing views as well. When we had finally taken a picture from nearly every angle possible we turned back and began to work our way back to the point on the wall where we would take our toboggan ride down to the parking lot.
After a few thousand stairs once again we made it to the spot we were looking for and I quickly realized that what Jessie was calling a toboggan I knew as an alpine slide, just like the one at Ski Bowl back home. So we waited ...
... shrubbery. I couldn't help but laugh and just imagine that it would've been great to have some coconuts with me so I could've made it seem more realm but it's okay. As we go onto the wall, most of us were already tired from the hike. Well, to be fair, it was not really a hike but rather a climb and this trend continued on the wall until we reached out camp site on the wall (aka wherever the guide told us we could camp). As we made our trek up the wall, I couldn't help but ...
... for them to practice their English. I was talking to Gan Lin, and she was super sweet. She spoke English decently well, but would get embarrassed if she couldn’t understand what I was saying or didn’t know how to say a certain word in English. But we had a good conversation about school, China, America, and design. Then, we learned about to Chinese brush paint which is a lot harder than it looks. One student who is ...
Then my roommate took me to a nearby bakery. Let me break from my story for a moment to point out something: Chinese baked goods are terrible. Their "cakes" are extremely buttery but very sugary, it's disgusting. Luckily, this bakery was a Korean bakery and the cakes we had were delicious. We split a slice of cheesecake and a slice of some kind of chocolate cake that was half fudge and half mousse.
We had some time ...
... long walk Kyle found time to chase pigeons. (Let this be known that these two pictures of Kyle are the first two I've voluntarily taken of him) All of our legs were shaking when we walked in to the Ming tombs it was so hard to walk up stairs and not put my foot higher than the stair I was stepping on. Thank god for Lunch!!! Good morning China and Goodnight Jenks. Lockie has left the Hotel. (p.s. To be continued) (p.p.s. Thanks for the Oreos Ms.Lannert saved my ...