Jinjiang Inn Beijing Dongzhimen Diplomatic District
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... street to Qianmen metro station. The tram wasn't as nice as the Hong Kong ones, if only because it wasn't as real but also because the journey was marred by a couple of American tourists arguing over the fare. Loud, brash and arrogant. They ticked all the stereotypical Yank boxes.
For dinner, we had Peking duck at a restaurant recommended by Svetlana. Interestingly, you can watch the duck being carved at your table. We had ours in pancakes with ...
... The ornate buildings, architecture, thrones, and grand size of this impressive site was what really stood out, and with Jason’s stories and commentaries about the history, it made for a memorable morning. Tyler was disappointed he could not enter the city through the centre gate, which is historically reserved for the emperor alone. Jim just used the centre gate! Not really-it was barred to us commoners. ( but he tried)
Funny thing, on this tour we found ...
... street and looked at shoes and athletic gear. I found 2 China swim caps! Woohoo! After everyone took a required shower (we were all very sweaty) we went in search of dinner. We ended up having dinner at a German themed restaurant with all you can drink German beer (not Tsingtao!) and all you can eat food that you cook yourself. It's like hot pot but hot pan. It was delicious! Afterwards we just hung out at the hotel because we were tired from hiking the Great Wall and the ...
... eyes on China as an internship destination. Only one concern remained. How would such an ambition become feasible? Luckily, there is Go Abroad China (GAC), a non-profit organization dedicated in equipping young adventurous interns in China with the expectation ...
... students for signs of
spontaneous suicidal behavior. I'm not being sarcastic about this, I
am dead serious about everything I just said. The Chinese suicide rate skyrockets every year after
exam scores come out. Realize that it is possible to retake the
exam...But that comes with shame that's going to follow you for a
decade or two.
If this seems extreme, consider that
this is actually the third of three major exams in a student's life.