Park Plaza Beijing Wangfujing
Travel Blogs from Beijing
Saturday 1st June
Firstly, where did yesterday go?
Arrived safely in Beijing and immediately had some difficulty. Was approached inside the terminal by a private driver who offered his services to take us to our airport, once he showed us his credentials I thought it would be a good idea to use him rather than find a …
So early start this morning to get on another bullet train. We had an 8:30 pick up for our 11am train, we thought it was a little early but went with it. Turns out our guide also thought it was a little early but as my phone has horrible service in China he wasn't able to call and change the time. Anyway we got there and had an hour to wait. The …
It was another beautiful day with blue skies but the wind was blowing more so it seemed even colder.
We toured the Temple of Heaven this morning and survived the Pearl Market. Lots of knock-offs with aggressive sales people getting in your face wanting you to buy stuff.
Lunch was at another local restaurant. We had fried pumpkin …
We hired a tour guide from http://www.catherinelutours.com/about-u s/meet-our-guides/ to show us around for three days. Frances is the name of our guide and we had a lot of fun.
Here is what our days will look like... http://www.catherinelutours.com/itinera ry/beijing-three-day-tour/
Today we started at the Tian' anmen Square. As …
First stop this morning - The Great Wall. We rode a cable car to the top and the view was really beautiful with the snow covering everything. We walked around for about an hour. It wasn't as crowded as I figured it would be. It wasn't that cold or windy either. We have been blessed with great weather this trip.
Lunch was tofu in chili …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
Friendly staff, attractive hotel, with on site bar and wifi - nice stay!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.