The Ritz-Carlton Beijing
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- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... around $12, it's worth every penny.
Yes, we make it. Join our driver for the ride to the airport only to find out the flight has been canceled. Great! All this time, I have been worrying sick about missing my flight.
Life is good even when you can’t find the stinking Great Wall even though it is staring at your face!!!
... I signed up to play for the Beijing Aardvarks RFC (why they're called that, I have no idea). It's been a great way to keep fit and keep up the social side of things, not to mention that I'm loving playing rugby again. The team is made up of foreign students and young professionals working in Beijing, and although a good 80%25 of the side is French, it's still great fun. We've played two games so far, one against NongDa, the 'rugby universtiy' of China, and the ...
The morning took us to the one of the four main temples in Beijing, this one being the Temple of Heaven. Apparently the emporer would visit each of the four temples at the change of each season to offer gifts or sacrifice to the appropriate deity.
The entire complex covers quite a few acres. All of this used to be off-limits to the locals but now the entire area is effectively a park. A lot of the older locals like to ...
... for a night cap. There was hardly a soul about in the Hotel. Peter asked reception where the 'bar' was. I think it was lost in translation as the bell boy escorted us to the 3rd floor.....to the 'Spa!' He knocked on various doors as there was clearly someone there, whilst we tried to tell him we wanted the 'bar'. I turned around to see a scantily clad young 'lady' totter round the corner into the spa in high heels and fishnets!! We retreated to our room sfor a nightcap ...
... of jack and coke and burgers. There was one bar I wanted to try, but it wasn't available. It's called Sensations. What's so great about it? On Wednesday it's all you can drink for 50 kuai for the night, dam that's awesome. I would come to this area more often, but it's so far away from where I live and would result in big cab fares. I either need to find a girl friend out there so I can crash there or go with ...