Wanda Realm Beijing
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... sites were impressive but the tour tried to cover too much so they were all rushed. Organised sightseeing complete after two days.
For the next two days we used the Subway. Initially it’s quite bewildering but once you find a map in Pinyan it becomes reasonably straightforward and very cheap. I noted a few things about the Subway that I thought were unusual/different:
- There are Airport-style security checks everywhere.
Today my roommate and I, another teacher at Aihua, were scheduled to meet one of the coordinators at a potential apartment that we could live in. To arrive, we just had to call a taxi but little did we know what was going to happen when we would call the taxi. As we crossed the street and called an empty taxi car to come to where we were....CRASH!! Another car hit the taxi drivers side, front part of the car! My roommate and I were so ...
Today, we again slept in quite late. We planned to get on a train and go to a bit further away. It turned out to be a 40 min train trip. We bought the train tickets and went dtown to the platform. We got on the overcrowded train, just managing to squeeze through the door. It was so squishy, but we made sure that we wore our bags on our front so that nobody could grab anything from our bags. We managed to get to the right station, feeling quite proud of ...
... It is not like The Knowledge. You can give them a business card with a map and directions on in mandarin and they still manage not to know. Then when you get to the Hutongs you then find yourself in the middle of buildings that all look the same with pathways in various directions and no signs. We almost lost people. It was like Saving Private Ryan. But goal was achieved. And no-one died. And there was no war. So actually not like ...
... one group starting in the East in Xi'an and the other, my group, starting in the West in Urumqi. I've broken the trip down into its three major components. This will be an even larger entry as I have to summarize 16 days of non-stop sight seeing and exploring. Grab a cup of coffee for this one ...