Travel Blogs from Beijing
... attendant) came up to me and shocked me by saying: “We’ve had a situation develop with a revenue passenger and I’m going to have to ask you to move back to Business Class. You were the last SA seated in first, so I have to do this by seniority order.” I asked her what’s going on and she replied in a hostile tone: “I told you, we have a situation with a revenue passenger. Now get your things together and we can find you a seat in Business ...
... the immediate future (unlike the Great Wall - I'm writing this on my way to see it again :) ). Just like every other famous place in Beijing, it was swarming with people selling random rubbish, but one gimmick that we had to go for was dressing up in some kind of traditional Chinese dresses. I've only got photographs for now, but we also got this video made of us 'flying' through Beijing - it was completely ridiculous, but ...
... the Chinese world. For a period these clocks were collected and prized among some of the royal family. Most of these clocks are spectacular ornaments, with some being huge pieces with just a tiny little clock face lost somewhere in the structure. We spent a good few hours looking around the city, you could spend a lot longer there if you wanted but we were hungry so we decided to go find some food (which took longer than planned) ...
... texts back and forth with mom, they got Emily through the night. Once morning hit and it was time to go to the Summer Palace, she wasn't quite up to walking the expanse so her and I hung out in the McDonalds across the street while the group toured. The Summer Palace is a large, beautiful expanse (estate does not serve justice in this case) where the emperor and select members of his court would go during the summer to get outside the hot ...
... asked students what games they wanted to play at the party today. Then, out of what they wrote down, we chose the most feasible games that could be played with a large group of students. You would think that because the kids chose the games, that this party would be more fun than last week's. Well, that turned out to be wrong.
The first game was musical chairs. First, some students decided to be lame and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility