Shanshui Trends Hotel (Beijing Liuliqiao)
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... When, we were getting near the dorm, Olivia stopped. I did not understand until I heard the French-Lebanese guy Jean's voice calling for me. Olivia quickly ran away. I ran toward Shari and Jean. We all hugged.
Olivia later showed up outside my door since I was storing her things during Christmas. I helped her move her things into her new apartment. She ended up getting Tracy's old place. Walking in there made me miss Tracy so badly because she was ...
... 0-0 at half time, but then Oscar scored from outside the box just after the break (I tried to get a burger or hot dog during this, but had to settle for popcorn - I first went to what I thought was a hot dog stand to find that they were actually just selling sausages on sticks, a weirdly popular snack here?) and the final score was 2-0. Pretty good evening for a ...
... of the museum at closing time.
I was pretty exhausted, but our day was far from done. I still hadn't had a taste of real Peking duck, so I went with Yao, Anna, Phoenix and Stephen to one of the more famous yet less touristy places. I have to say that the duck, though a little greasy for my taste, was delicious. I would definitely not mind having another dinner like that before I go.
Another day down, another adventure ...
... the U.S. and UK, the phrase dim sum is often used in place of yum cha; in Cantonese, dim sum refers to the wide range of small dishes, whereas yum cha, or "drinking tea", refers to the entire meal. And as you can tell, we enjoyed a plethora of dim sum, drank tea and shared some laughs. That, after all, is the quintessential definition of friendship is it not? Bon ...
... back later. Other times, students simply keep on
partying until I get an email explaining that they've been
academically dismissed and have to immediately pack their things and
Americans consider college the last
stretch of childhood and students are allowed or even encouraged to
have as much fun as possible before they graduate and start working.
This can include parties that make the film 'Animal House' look
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