Starway Taiti Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... to the cable car, then down to where our drivers is being entertained by the local gathering of locals & taxi drivers having their game of mahjong or something, there always appears to be a lot of money changing hands. We spend an hour for lunch in the bar and have a couple of beers before heading off again.
Next stop is the Summer Palace........it takes another hour to get there and then we're dropped at the main entrance where it costs us 40 yuen (£4) each. We have ...
... people. One woman looked like she was gonna punch me when I told her I wasn't gonna pay 1000 yuan for the bag so I just walked off. They always come running back though so you always get a good deal when you play the game. Dinner was again in a restaurant which had more pictures of asian celebrity's who had ate there. It's apparently famous for its dumplings. Had every different kind of dumpling I've ever seen! Had a lovely chicken dish today. Was crunchy and a bit like a ...
Today we visited one of the world's most famous tourist attractions and I turned out to be a bit of an attraction myself. I was barely off the bus before a local grabbed me to take a photo. Evidently, my blonde hair makes me somewhat of an anomaly in China.
Give me a sunny day and this could have been a great excursion, but under the circumstances, it was way too long. My tolerance ...
... doing and apprenticeship, because i have learned so much in how a business works and how to deal with customers. And also i have gained a massive knowledge in the science of how things work. I see it as a safety net, which if i give teaching all the effort and it not work out, i will always have something to come back too. Getting oily and dirty playing around with cars!! working for the school may give me a massive help in the way ...
... Halloween fashion show, but anime version.
My friend and I went Saturday morning and discovered the event was actually on Sunday, so while we where there we bought the tickets. On our way to the subway my friend, Qinglei, remembered there as a free event going on at the mall nearby. So I spent all day with him at this Cosplay event, wandering around the mall as Qinglei snapped away. Then I had to do ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking