Peixin Hotel Beijing
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Woke up this morning feeling a little better. Small breakfast and I am semi raring to go. Today's schedule is Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City and The Temple of Heaven. First stop is the square. I really was not sure what to expect, and I have read and seen very little. I was surprised when we arrived to a very large open area. I think I was …
Off the train,breakfast buffet and we start the days events. I am tired, and feel a bit rundown, and a cold is coming on. Other than that I have avoided any major issues including food and water poisoning. After breakfast we are off to the Summer Palace. This place is huge. A very large central man made lake, is flanked on the right by a promenade …
... flavors can be achieved with limited ingredients. Chris had some difficulties, but still managed to cook all four dishes. At one point his cooking skill (or lack thereof) even managed to confound our teacher.
After a delicious meal and profound thanks to our teacher, we headed back to the hutong area around our hostel to explore, and do a bit of shopping. The area was crowded beyond belief. We asked, and apparently it's like that every ...
... before heading down to the convenience store for a stock of 600ml Yan Jings (beers).
Kaz decides not to waste the day and heads off to Tianenmen Square alone.
3 hours and A$170 for the phone call later, we have flights confirmed to fly home via Shanghai.
Finally Kaz returns with tales of her adventures. After touring Jingshan Park and the Pavillions, she heads off to Tian'anmen Square only to find it is closed and proceeds to ...
... of Pizza Hut. Here we ordered a 28cm pizza, although it said 'for 3-4 people'. We polished it off with ease. I guess this shows why the Chinese are all so skinny! The next day we visited the Great Wall on an organised tour, which took us to the difficult to reach/original part of the wall (other parts closer to Beijing are full of tourists and are renovated wall). We shared a minibus with a group of Germans, a girl from London and a mother ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPeixin Hotel Beijing
Rooms are good, place is clean. Good breakfast buffet
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