Somerset Grand Fortune Garden Beijing
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... At the end of very busy days,
our hotel was a most welcome refuge from the heat, smog and noise.
The recognizable breakfasts at the hotel with coffee was a good way
to start the day. It is hard to find coffee here and almost
impossible to find an affordable glass of wine. Beer is plentiful,
inexpensive and very good so it has become the drink of choice for
most. Lindsay has been living off of croissants and strawberry jam.
... see Chinese acrobats, which is one of the most amazing things I’ve ever seen. In fact the Chinese acrobats was by far more impressive than the Great Wall. The show ranged from women spinning umbrellas round with their feet whilst lying down to 8 motorbikes going around inside a big dome on the stage. The whole show was just breath taking and I’m sure Hannah and I will be attempting another visit. Quicker than any of us expected we ...
We had lunch at a famous restaurant, Huajia Yiyuan, where we have over 12 courses, once again on the lazy Susan. The food has been amazing! Slippery veggies are tough to grab with chopsticks.
We were all so punch drunk tired that everyone needed a nap. We barely made it to the 5:30 Arts and Crafts activity. We made kites, painted masks and did caligraphy. I learned that my name ...
... on the stairs. So nasty. I understand that things are different here, but that was still disgusting.
Once we returned to campus, I read my chapter for one of my classes. Then Stephanie and her Chinese roommate Stephanie asked if I wanted to get dinner. I said yes.
Stephanie, Sara, Karena, the Chinese roommate Stephanie, Amelia, and I walked to a dumpling place outside of west gate. At my table, Sara, Amelia, and I got forty-five dumplings. We eat ...
... transport only cost a euro or two each. The Great Wall was all we imagined it to be and more! Our pictures can't even portray how nice the place was. We walked for 2 or 3 hours but then had to get back to the bus as that night we were leaving Beijing having arranged a sleeper train to an area further South, Xi'an. Many people had told us that overnight trains need to be booked 10 days in advance but we got the last 2 beds on this particular train. ...