Starway Taiti Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... 25 for the food and two cocktails in a fancy restaurant!
Day 10 – The big underpants
My last day in Beijing I spent by myself since I was the only one who wanted to go and check out Beihai park. We were blessed with really nice weather, and so the park was a great place to be. Beihai park used to be the palace of the great Mongol emperor Kublai Khan and its lake and temples make it a great place to be! I was actually very satisfied with this place – ...
... on the menu: rice, fried noodles, various salads, etc.. And for those of you who are wondering - yes there were some items on the breakfast menu that simply left me scratching my head: pizza, corn on the cob in milk (creamed corn), and hard-boiled eggs in tea. Needless to say I stuck to what I knew and filled up on a hearty breakfast. We did have a long day ahead of us.
Our first stop today was Tiananamen Square. Words cannot begin to describe ...
... of folding it, they knotted it up in what appeared to be some special knot.
Then it was back to the hostel for a quick nap before going out for burgers and beers. Which it turns out, our room at the hostel was freezing because our friends had accidentally turned on the ac and not the heat, and the window was open. And because we cannot read Chinese, we didn't know the ac was on till one of the workers came in ...
... wait. Then the train starts to move, the bogies have to get changed because the train tracks are not the same width. A pretty interesting job as the trains are lifted up completely, the Chinese wheels are moved away, while the Russian ones are rolling under the train. By the time that is finished the customs officials enter the train again and we get our passports back. Mongolian customs is the same kind of deal, one hour ...
... Wo yao gei ni er shi kuai." I told him firmly. I'll give you twenty for it.
His face snapped back; I was too slow. "Zhe yijing shi feichang pianyi de! Qi shi kuai!" he replied. This is already really cheap! Seventy kuai!
I shook my head. "Wo ye meiyou qi shi kuai!" I still don't even have seventy kuai. It was a lie, and I knew it. I had well over three hundred kuai in my wallet. I hoped he couldn't see it in my eyes.
"Liu shi ...