News Plaza Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews News Plaza Hotel Beijing
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... 8230;. I said… “Sadie… I need to poop.. NOW… like RIGHT NOW….” She said “ok, we have another 40 minutes max til we have to hike down to the base, don’t worry” I said… “NO …. like right now… like it is coming… I have to poop”… she said “NO YOU DO NOT… STOP IT! STOP that right NOW!” I said “Sadie, I can’t…. I really ...
... was built by the Tibetan and Mongolian monks. We saw the largest buddha which was carved out of a single tree, that took 38 years to carve, one r 25 m High, very impressive statue.....however no photos allowed to be taken in the temples, as many people travel to worship here. Lots of incense being burnt here. Buddhism is a growing religion in China. Late in the afternoon , we stopped for a quick stop at the Beijing Zoo to see the Giant Pandas. Sleepy characters they are, not doing ...
... I found closed for renovation. Dating to 1530, the structure was where sacrificial animals including oxen, sheep, deer, rabbits, and pigs were killed.
I reached the southern gate at 8:38, then walked four minutes to the Round Altar. Built in 1530 and reconstructed in 1740, the white marble structure has three tiers with its geometry revolving around the imperial number nine.
Next, proceeding north, I came to the Echo Well, which surrounds ...
... The plane ride was 13.5 hrs long. Kinda makes you a little restless.... They served us food 3 times, which tasted just better than horrible. Also, experienced my first time being stared at by a Chinese person. I was waiting in line for the bathroom and the Chinese guy who came out stood next to me and stared for a couple minutes, looked down at my feet to see if I was wearing heels, then stared at me ...
Hotel / Jet Lag
My hotel was nice enough for my purposes, the room was small, but had all that I needed for the night including a working refrigerator. I headed down to the gift shop an purchased a bottle of water and a bottle of Pepsi for a total of 5 RMB (1 USD is very close to 6 RMB). The timing of my flight worked out well for dealing with jet lag. I was able to head to bed shortly after check-in, allowing me ...