Travel Blogs from Beijing
Hongmai stayed here on Jul 28, 2012 during their trip titled: Hongmai's Asia Great Adventure 2012.
Having been left Jersey for 3 months, it is getting more and more tricky reading the Saturday night Facebook posts of everyone chilling on the sofa with a Chinese takeaway so we have been desperately awaiting our arrival in China so we can partake in some good food. Our first evening exploring for some much needed food took us to the Donghuamen …
Second day of our trip. We had a really good rest last night, the beds weren't that comfortable but I guess we were really tired. We met with Jessi Di our tour guide I hired for our stay in Beijing.
Our first stop today Tiananmen square a 10 minutes walk from our hotel. On our way we stop at some shops to get something for breakfast and …
... this one lady latched on to us from the get go and followed us around the whole trek. Making the best our of the situation, we had her take priceless photos and show us secret short cuts along the way.
As much as we read up on how strenuous this section was said to be, we never anticipated hoofing it in 102 degree heat. Staircase after staircase, ups and ...
... t mind walking together so that we could take each others pictures. We agreed and stepped onto the wall. It is so hard to find the words to describe exactly what that view was like - I will let the photos speak for themselves. We trekked for a little and then it started getting really really steep and the stairs were at knee level. I got majorly scared of the height and gave up, but Steve and the others went on and got up to the highest vantage point. I wandered back and ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
Big room with all the facilities provided.
10min walk from the forbidden city and Wanfujing Street.
The staff doesn't speak English like most oh chinese hotel
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