Park Plaza Beijing West
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPark Plaza Beijing West
Very comfortable, good amenities. Air conditioning would be nice!
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Big day today. On the bus at 7.30am, first early start we have had so far. We start off at the Summer Palace which is a huge man made lake surrounded by gardens and temples. The 2 metre deep lake was dug entirely by hand in 1420 and the subsequent dirt and mud made a hill on which the temple was built. This is as the name suggests the place where …
... of us. We end up being a spectacle everywhere we go. Some people try to hide it and some people blatantly take photos of us. We will be standing our our teacher listening to him talk and five other people will come up and join our group. I was getting so frustrated when we went to the Forbidden City that I started taking photos back of the people who we're taking photos of ...
... a 4 person berth but only me. Better stock up on some books.
I had to exchange money and took about 45 minutes. For a country that has so much USD and our debt it sure took a long time for them to give me RMB.
As for the subway system. I actually really like it. Don't expect any English help but it's very straight forwards and a grid system. Also any train ride to any point is $.30. Yes 30 cents. It's fairly clean and every car has light up signs to tell ...
... harvest. The building called The Hall of Prayer For Good Harvests is spectacular. It's a round building made of wood with not a single nail. As with most floors and surfaces here in China, the base of the structure is made of marble and stone. We got quite a history lesson. It was really cool. We went to a tea house there and did another tea tasting. They are so much fun and one of my favorite things to do here. Today we tasted 5 different ...
... on the playground, Sam found a friend -Emma. Emma lives near the Biggs and her mom is a good friend of Hilary's so when they asked if Sam could come over to play for a while, and ride on their tuk-tuk, I said "sure!" Sam was particularly happy to discover Janie's collection of American Girl stuff, and the whole group was psyched to play Mario Cart on the Wii. Hilary had made a big pot of chili in anticipation of feeding 10 people dinner, it was a treat. So ...