Shanshui Trends Hotel Beijing Shaoyaoju
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... our hands, and were smiling so big and giving us thumbs up. It was bizarre, but funny. Both Maddie and I are blonde, so that was probably the reason.
On Friday, we had to meet in the lobby at 4:45 am to get on a train to Xi’an. Xi’an is a Chinese city in the middle of the country. Hundreds of years ago, it was the capital of China, and is still a huge important city. The main reason we were going there was to see the ...
... the local girls are dressed in tiny shorts and are pretty fit, even if they're not all pretty, (and the one next to us appears to have once been a guy). There's a karaoke band, and after 5 drinks they're pretty good. As soon as they start playing Gangnam style all the girls in the bar congregate on the dance floor, which is fairly entertaining. Apparently there's buy 5 shots, get 5 shots free, which could be dangerous if we get drunk enough to think that's a good ...
... to see what this place is like in a couple of years.
Oh, and Olivia would like you to know that Gubeikou is home to a great many very cute dogs including one yellow lab-like puppy that followed us for a few meters. Thankfully we did not see any dogs roasting over an open pit. (Alex did eat a deep-fried silk worm in Beijing. It tasted like deep-fried chicken skin.)
We head back to Beijing tomorrow and then onward to country #4 - Japan.
... see part of the 2008 Olympic Games site. The stadium called the Bird's Nest and the swimming centre called the Water Cube were on the route out of the city. In the afternoon we got to walk on the Great Wall of China. Most of the wall has been destroyed but there are parts that have been restored that people can walk on. Some parts are very ...
... coming to visit us, leave some space in your suitcase and splash out here on a new wardrobe!! Don't worry everyone, i have made friends with a fellow arsenal supporter!! Kim's colleague Andrew. I also know where to watch every single football game, so now i can be at ease! The kids started at school today so I'm sure Kim will be very tired when she gets in. She has made loads of new friends and is settling in really well. I am ...
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