Jinjiang Inn (Beijing Houhai)
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... I ordered the sweet lassi, which was a yogurt drink. For the buffet, there were very good options and the quality was so good. We were served with pita bread too.
Eating that Indian meal made me miss Mohini and Bethany because they were so adventurous. I remembered how Mohini would always make curry and talk about her Bend it like Beckham Indian mother. She would always tell me that I needed to check out India.
Bethany was on my mind too ...
... weeks before their wedding and their album is ready by the time of the wedding.
Leaving the Temple of Heaven, Mr. Su picked us up and drove us to the restaurant for a very average lunch then to the Rainbow Market. Walking through the market you see stall after stall of vendors selling scarves, small electronics, T-shirts, etc. As you come to each stall the vendor calls out, "Hello, you want to buy?" It was as though there was electric eye turning on the ...
... he died in 1976) and the China Congress Building on one side of the Square and China Museum of history on other side of Square. Tianenman Square is considered a pilgrimage place for Chinese people and actually serves as the foyer/approach to the Forbidden City. Visited the intriguing historically significant Forbidden City with its entrance moat and 7 bridges, also has a river that runs through inside the CIty, numerous ...
... worth while!! Most of us decided to then go to another bar, and we kind of just carried on.... the end of the evening was quite a blur, and in all a 12 hour brunch!! Needless to say today has been a long day. Poor Andy, had a 2nd appointment booked in this afternoon & the guy text him just as he'd arrived to re-schedule for Weds.
Andy has had accupuncture again this evening, had 2 lots last week as well on Weds & Friday. Of course I had to watch ...
... this and what did it mean? I have no idea. I
simply nodded. She seemed to acknowledge this seriously, and
instantly asked my price on the shirt. I said that I'd bought this
shirt before for a hundred. She offered one hundred ten...I shook my
head, she nodded and went off to get my size. The heck? I suck at this, why was it that easy? I later on
found out that this market is frequented by professional shoppers who
are hired to obtain particular items for clients, ...