Zhong An Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
"I was scammed in china and all i got is this silly tea cup!"
Ok after getting on my plane from phnom penh with a grumbly stomach after indulging in one too many spicey tom yum noodle cups the night before it all went wrong from there. My flight to beijing transferred through Ghangzhou and on my arrival my luggage did not. After …
Let China Sleep, for when she awakes, she will shake the world. - Napoleon Bonaparte
China is an amazing place and rapidly developing. The larger cities are as advanced as western cities and some ways even more so. Beijing is a modern, vibrant city that is booming and a very exciting place to be. We arrived during the 60th anniversary …
... run. There were amazing views of the city from up there though!
No trip to Beijing is complete without a trip to Yashow. Sara and Nick made a few key purchases. (Uggs and Toms for about $40 total.)
The night brought us to the busy Nanluoguoxiang Hutong where we had dinner and the boys bravely ordered bullfrog stew. After a fun and filling dinner, we took Sara and Nick to a cozy and off-the-beaten-path hutong ...
... an. For tutoring, we worked on my pronunciation. Jacky told me to not worry too much about speaking and just say the words.
After tutoring, I went to see my professor to discuss my midterm. Turned out that I am not that bad at writing like I thought. Following that, I ran into Dean Moses. I had never spoken with him before, but he was kind to give me some tea bags to take with me.
I went to the library to study Chinese. Then I had my night class.
... end, people had gathered for the flag lowering ceremony at dusk, but as that was still some time away, we decided not to wait and crossed back to the streets between the square and our hotel to find some dinner. As we were enjoying our meals (delivered in good time and service), a young western couple sat down at the table next to ours. They turned out to be Australian, travelling on a World Expedition tour as well, but only just arriving as we were leaving ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility