Metropolis Inn Beijing Workers Stadium
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... By 8:30, we were on route to visit three well-known landmarks in Beijing: The Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and The Forbidden City. All three were really cool.
I've never seen a temple before, and the Temple of Heaven is a colorful, pagoda-like altar tgat the emperors of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and the Qing Dynasty (1644-19121) used to hold the the Heaven Worship Ceremony. This included well-rehearsed sacrificial rituals ...
... to control myself as we were so close to the front we were often in his sightline. The first act was the Chinese tea ceremony which showed it in all its intricacy and was received luke-warmly by the audience with a few polite people applauding. After that it got very bizarre as two middle aged women sang rallying revolutionary songs with candelabras oddly clenched in their teeth.
After a procession of jugglers, plate spinners and acrobats there was ...
... close to the end.’ But then Mah said, “Over there in the clouds is where we are going to.” At that point I started praying harder than I ever had - just that I would survive! We kept climbing and climbing, but it finally got to the point where I reached the bottom of a huge, treacherous staircase and at this point I couldn’t see straight. I had never fainted, but I was sure if I tried to make it any further I would faint and fall all the way down those ...
... who came with us are a pre-teen and a teen. We are from the Western USA and consider ourselves to be normal people in search of that same things other people are; education, experience, good societal values, happy and well-adjusted children, and a solid happy marriage. We came to China with my husband's employment and are here indefinitely. We came here by choice, and are not here "serving company time", as I have heard other people say. ...
... also an element of carnival to all this. If you did not want to spend 45 minutes climbing up the start of the mountain chain you reach the wall by a swaying and wind tossed chairlift and on the way down you toboggan via a specially designed chute.Your speed is optional and naturally some go far faster than others who may be fatter and more sensible /cautious (guess who?).
The evening was spent at a kung fu opera/ show. ...