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Travel Blogs from Beijing
... wanted to Skype Nicola as it is her birthday. We then decided to go for a quick beer at 8.30pm at TFI Friday on the Friendship Hotel site, but despite ordering beers we were still waiting 20 minutes later as 6 of the staff were gathered around a till trying to unblock the jammed receipt. We ended up walking out without beer - another case of typical Chinese inefficiency and lack if customer ...
... wrong dish.
Rae entered the restaurant to get take out.
Bethany and I walked back to campus together. I can not believe that she was returning back to Ohio. I will miss Bethany so much. She gets me and she is so fun to be around with. At the same time, I am happy that I got to become friends with her. My experience in China has introduced me to people I would not have met otherwise.
For my afternoon class, it was short and it was nice to get ...
... visa to be extended, then another 7days for our Indian visa. (not really an option as HK is SO expensive). Try and get money back or move our train ticket dates, plus leaving us two weeks in India, considering our visa is £100 each!
To cut our loses of the flight to India and fly somewhere completely different like a one way flight to Shrilanka for a month, then fly to Mumbai to fly home, hoping that we can transfer our bags with out them getting lost and get the timings ...
... really nice architecture/details/nature/treasure. Beautiful imperial gardens. Lots of walking. My feed and back are dead right now:) Luckily I am staying at a couch surf host (Alex from Australia but born in China) and it is really relaxed here!
Busses are hell btw! Spent half of my day finding the right bus, got on the wrong one anyway and it turned out to ...
I'm in Beijing - the final destination of traveling in China. Because I'll be in Beijing for a little under 2 weeks, I figured, it would be best to split my entries into two parts, since so much has happened!
I have three main goals while in Beijing:
- Karaoke with an old friend
- Sleeping on the Great Wall
- Walking through the Forbidden city