Gulou Express Hotel
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... they will pay you back in smaller bills and short on change. Meaning, they’ll always return 10 less Yuan or even more. Warning to any future traveler, count back your money.
After a week holiday in Beijing, it was great experience. One probably needs only four days to do everything, but the highlights were easily the great wall, music festival, pearl market, and the Forbidden City.
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... with themselves in a restaurant, glasses were being banged on the table, in each others face! But by looking at the staff and others in the restaurant everything was normal! Imagine being in Bar and Grill or Pizza Express and this happening! 10 minutes later and its all calm and its like nothing ever happended!
2. We was casually just walking down a street on our way home and a mother was squatting her little boy (4 - 5 years ...
... in the fresh crisp air.
I simply can't begin to express the feeling you get as you see the wall for the first time. I'm not sure I've ever felt more at peace, more alive, and more confident that I am beginning a whole new chapter in my life. The fact that nobody else was there made the experience that much more surreal. I spent the whole morning exploring the wall and enjoying the breathtaking views from the top before heading back down.
... official conductor and other officials checking who is entering the train, no busy market, no fruit sellers etc. This will be the same all the way to the Mongolian border. Is this security? or just power?
Train looks half empty... it is not high season yet, but we are still surprised. Only some Europeans.
On board we get clean bed sheets and meal coupons and even the meals are not too bad.
Riding out of Beijing ...
... it is filled with trees in an artificial forest. It gives the area a peaceful ambiance. The three parts of the Temple were very nice. The whole temple is dedicated to the worship of 天上帝 or the Great Emperor Above. We walked around the complex for a while. Alison and I, after looking at everything, began playing a game called “spot Alison.” I got a little excited while playing that game. It was a fun way to pass the ...