The Great Wall Sheraton Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
I woke up early, the room was a bit old fashioned in fact the hotel was a bit old fashioned, no wifi….NO WIFI!!. The systems was so slow I overtyped my password too many times and the email system crashed, well it fell more like a slow motion train wreck. First the computer went, then an hour later the phone stopped working and finally the …
Today is a travel day, we leave Taipei and head for Beijing, this is a simple enough flight three hours twenty minutes, then a transfer to a customer of 90 minutes a factory tour, dinner and bed.
I woke on the alarm again and headed for the gym taking my seat on the ergo for another thirty minutes of effort, crikey I hope this is doing me …
... height and width with different building materials. Gate towers are built atop the wall for guarding and lodging purposes.
After descending on the fast exhilarating luge down the mountain, Jack our guide informs us that the Palace that we were going to visit next was closed because of the Chinese New Year Holiday and the Silk Market that we wanted to visit was also closed. We were not ...
... never thought that somebody's parent would want to read my rants or rambles.
I later went to the basement lounge, where Jesse was skyping people so loud. I asked him to keep it down, but he ignored me. So rude. Katherine later came in and we chatted for a bit. I told her about last night and what I blogged. She warned me to be careful since Dean Moses reads my blog.
To be honest, I don't care what others think or care. It is my choice of what I post on ...
... a couple more hours before heading back to the airport. Once we arrived at the airport there was a lot more confusion because they didn't have us in the database, then they said my flight left, then once a ticket was printed they didn't have my passport number printed correctly and all the while they kept sending us back and forth to different counters. It was a complete cluster. We high-fived once we got on the plane then realized it was too soon since the plane didn't move ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center