Park Plaza Beijing West
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... s amusement, there in front of 50 or so Chinese people Claire and the old man danced a little jig.
The parks throughout Beijing are what we imagined - quaint, beautiful and pretty peaceful. Every turn of a corner there is someone doing Tai Chi, ...
... to Chinese. I completely forgot a few characters, but I did not care. Just wanted to be done and get out.
After my exam, I ran to the library to print our my Buddhism paper. Julia and Avery came in too since they were working on their Buddhism papers too. Once finished printing, I got a chicken wrap for lunch.
I went the basement lounge to prepare for my Chinese oral exam tomorrow. Mohini walked by me and said hi. Stephanie ...
... looking into my flight from Singapore to Poland I found one that had a layover for 17 hours in Beijing, so again I took to researching the visa process and found that as long as you had proof of a flight out of the country you could be granted a stopover pass allowing you 24-72 hours in the country visa free.
I arrived in Beijing safely, exited the plane and was immediately frozen. The temperature difference of an almost 40 degrees was difficult ...
Thursday we chilled out & watched a film, the Last Seven - a bit weird. It rained so we were glad to stay in.
A good week at work where Andy has secured 3 appointments for this week now, 2 on Weds & one on Fri.
Friday afternoon I'd had enough of my hair - not had it cut since the day before leaving the UK, and it had got very long & overgrown, so an impulse decision to do what I'd been putting off for too long, an went to ...
... crazy.. But next week I will move up a level, and I think that will better suit me. I also enjoy all the accents around me. The school is filled with Europeans, Australians, and Canadians, haven't met any Americans yet however. They are all friendly, and we share a lot of the same feelings about China, learning the language, etc. So having people I can discuss these things with makes it much better. The afternoons are the same. I walk to work, ...
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