Super 8 (Beijing Guozhan)
Travel Blogs from Beijing
The Forbidden City...The Summer's Place...and the most undescribable is...The Great Wall of China...
... tub of ice cream, a box of chocolates or another entire foil wrapped meal!
There was some confusion regarding my premium dinner but that was the fault of the Chinese rather than the Dutch. Finding myself suddenly inexplicably jetlagged from the 1hr Manchester-Amsterdam leg (Put it down to working the nightshift straight before) I found myself being bullied out of my seat by some friends who wanted to ...
... knew what he wanted!
Ended the day with a super spicy dinner at Qianmen. I am not sure if it had more fish or more chillies in it... But it was damn delicious! Who says Indian food is spicy? Gotta try the Northern Chinese food and India food will start tasting a bit bland after.
This morning was a bit crazy. I accidentally hit the Dismiss button instead of the Snooze button on my alarm and nearly overslept!
I hurried back to my room to get ready. I heard some men coming down the hall. I thought, "Oh, yay, they're going to fix my A/C." Heh, no. One of the dorm ladies comes in my room, followed by the two men, doesn't even look at me as I stand there in my ...
... the water off the wall and into the side of the mountain – genius! If they hadn’t done that, water could have easily built up within the wall. We walked through about 4 or 5 watch towers and despite the clouds, I was able to score some incredible pictures.
As we made our way back to the gondola, the rain POURED down on us. Make matters worse, most of the trek back was uphill and considering I hadn’t worked out in a ...
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking