Beijing Traditional View Hotel
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I was asleep before take-off! All the adrenalin and anxiety of the past 2 weeks caught up with me. Nothing I could do about it now! Peter made friends with 'Trevor' a great air steward who gave Peter and I double drinks and the girls double chocolate! After 2 bottles of wine (only minis I hasten to add!) and 2 baileys, I stretched out and slept! …
In my recent posts, I sounded negative about how I felt life was smacking me in the face. Today was a slow day, which made me realized that I have a great life. No matter what may seem awful, it does not defined my life.
I won't deny that I am panicking about not having a internship this summer, but I know it is not the end of the world if I don't get one. There are other things that I can do in the summer too. Plus, this is the ...
... done in that case, I thought. When I turned round, Kim was in floods of tears. She isn't a massive fan of sudden changes in plan and had mentally geared herself up for going to Hong Kong. The stress of the morning, coupled with the disappointment of missing the train had taken its toll. We ended up spending about half an hour talking through what had just happened and coming up with a new plan outside of the station, sitting on our bags. The sudden shock to the ...
... to do some things. I heard the normal clicking of the electrical box and it dawned on me. I went and opened it and looked in it--a bunch of breaker switches. Ah, ha. I mentally took note of the position of them all. I then went back to my sleeping room and opened that one. One was off. I flipped it on and VOILA! the lights magically turned on.
You lose Dragon Lady. What will she try next?
... June who is getting married in a nearby city in October. Chinese weddings can be complicated- her mom wanted her to get 3 dresses to wear during different parts of the ceremony! Yikes. Afterwards we had supper at a hotpot chain restaurant and headed home after our long day of shopping. Sunday I went to the 2008 Olympic Park with some other students to check out the Bird's Nest and Water Cube. The ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility