Gulou Express Hotel

Address: No.62 Gulou West Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, 100009, China | 2 star motel
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TripAdvisor Reviews Gulou Express Hotel Beijing

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Beijing

Chinese Fireworks

A travel blog entry by wombles5050 on Oct 21, 2014

2 comments, 26 photos

... became a good pastime.

The resort was a good walk from anything useful like restaurants and shops so we spent quite some time going into town and back each day - not such a bad thing as we needed the exercise. On one of our treks into town we found a lovely bakery and had a delicious, if slightly cool, cappuccino. And our further foraging for food was solved when we found a Walmart, of all things, in the middle of town. That was breakfast ...

Rest and relaxation

A travel blog entry by nhall15 on Apr 09, 2014

1 comment

... time... A nice beef brisket noodle soup.... And then onto Silk Road shopping... Similar to the pearl markets...lots of bargaining... And full suitcases only 5 days into the holiday! The day ended with a short journey to Wangfujing again... To have the best, yummiest Peking duck... Wow....was so tasty... Home and packed the bags for tomorrow's journey to Xi'an... ...

The start of an epic train journey

A travel blog entry by guytang on Feb 26, 2014

7 photos

... to myself, so I had one to sleep on, one for my stuff and one for me to sit on during the day. The cabin was basic and looked well pass it's best. It looked like it was something from the 80's (incidentally I did find out at a later point the train was over 20 years old). The train wasn't the cleanest, the berths definitely looks like it had accumulated 20 years worth if dust! However, I did get clean sheets/pillow cases from the conductor and plus I had a ...

Forbidden, eh?

A travel blog entry by quest_of_a_foxe on Jul 18, 2013

19 photos

... in that regards, but otherwise there was not tons going on aside from the Chinese looking around, the Chinese propaganda video being played, and the few people trying to scam me with the coffee/tea/beer scam. The most hilarious one was the fool who tried to start it off by asking if I was Japanese because of my hat. Seriously dude, how could you think asking me if I was Japanese get me to lower my guard and let you hustle me. I walked around some more and ...

The Great Wall

A travel blog entry by mchawkrighttrip on Nov 24, 2012

21 photos

... at the base of the Great Wall.
Our group was nice and small, it was just us, a business man from the UK, and a family (grandparents, parents, and baby). Our guide had pre-ordered a feast for us and we all sat around and enjoyed the more North-american style Chinese food. Having a bit of deep fried chicken in orange sauce was a nice way to break up our mainly noodle and veggie diet.
After the meal, we walked up through a narrow street of Muntianyu, which ...