The Ritz-Carlton Beijing
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... the Qingdao gang (Dad, Li Ping, Jack, Jantieme) at 14.30. and spent the day at Tiananmen square. Although I’ve been there twice before it never seizes to be a special place, knowing what has happened (e.g. the student riots) and what still goes on there (the People’s Congress/Chinese parliament). It is the absolute centre of China. I’m also proud to say that once again I was asked to be on pictures with a bunch of ...
... to reception to book a taxi. Rose soon followed with all her belongings and the loopiest taxi driver arrived. The hostel receptionist basically told him to step on it and he muttered something in Chinese but with a smile! Just as she was about to leave another car crashed in to a parked vehicle just in front of them. The taxi driver ran out of his car and ushered them to move to the side of the road, before running back to the car and zooming off. We waved goodbye and ...
... the restaurant we were pleasantly surprised with our lunch. There was 8 of us at a table and they just kept bringing out dishes and dishes of food for us to try. It was a great way for us to try out some new dishes. We thoroughly enjoyed it and it was all gone pretty quickly as we were all obviously hungry after all our walking.
After lunch we got back on the minibus and headed back to our hostel. We had an early night that evening and were absolutely shattered by ...
... down my perfect face. “ If you will but hold on, I know that even though there is no hope ...
... them I was more than half German. They also wanted to know what other countries I had been to and what types of meat we ate in America. They were especially interested to know if Americans ate the heart and brain of the cow. At the end of the meal they wanted me to translate Scottish whiskey into Chinese, but I was at a loss for words. After dinner I tried offering to help Laowang clean the kitchen, but she laughed and shook her head, waving her hand and telling me ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Wheelchair accessibility