Qiaobo International Conference Center
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So, the flight turned out not to be as long as we expected. Instead of 14 hours it was only about 11, and with plenty of food, music, and movies. We're all RIDICULOUSLY excited to be here!! There was some jumping for joy for sure. We met Howard and ...
... stance on whether or not it could be talked about, and it has only been recent that they are taught that what happened was a counterrevolutionary act. She was confused over how many people died there and had never seen any photos. I did not feel comfortable telling her anything that I knew and don't plan to.
On a happier note, the next day was a Sunday, and a family at church asked me to come over to dinner. They have 4 small children 10 and under, all ...
My first time bargaining. Got ripped off, but oh well. It was a great learning experience on how to bargain better.
This morning, I had to get some paperwork straighten out. Following that, Nick brought me dumplings and a drink for lunch. He was very nice to do so.
As I was returning to my room, I ran into Karena, Sara, and Stephanie. They were planning to go to the Silk Market. I asked if I could come since I had nothing to do. They said yeah.
... far from their home. It's easy to have a romantic view of these things, if you don't have to live in them!
It is also a problem that the Chinese Government is having to face. Young people are leaving the rural areas in their droves and heading for the cities, where better paid work and amenities are available. The government is offering farmers extra money to continue working the land even while providing them ...
... had a night out with the boys & I fancied some ‘me’ time and a quiet girlie evening – I wandered off about 6pm to the market where they have loads of nail bars, and had a pedicure and a foot massage which was lovely. Came back home & had some wine, got a pizza from around the corner (see, far too easy!) and watched PS I Love you, and cried my eyes out!! I’ll let Andy tell you another time about his boys night out but let me tell you ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
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TravelPod Member ReviewsQiaobo International Conference Center Beijing
Quite a good place to stay I thought. Rooms were clean, neat and tidy. The best thing is the indoor sports on top of the hotel!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.