Cloud Villa Resort Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
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Travel Blogs from Beijing
... of the Forbidden City singing wonderful South
African songs and dancing as they did it. We all clapped and laughed
along. Yesterday at a stinky bathroom in a restaurant I chatted with a
family from Iran.
World, how can we not find a way to get along?
Several weeks ago, I wrote on the introduction to this blog, “How lucky can I
be? A third trip to this amazing country! Expecting HOT again (oh yes,
I was right!) and great ...
... We have had some great dumplings and steamed buns in Beijing, but these were a cut above. As the portions were small (obviously!), we tried a lot of food. I can remember having: Steamed buns stuffed with roast pork, Pork dumplings, Chicken and scallop dumplings in broth, Spicy noodles, Pork Chao Mai with Crab Roe, Lotus Leaf sticky rice with chicken and prawns, Steamed flour rolls stuffed with pork and vegetables, Hong Kong ...
... I ate Eeyore. These things only happen to me...
Another soak in the hot tub and a good night's sleep, we head back on the bus the next morning wondering what fun Lin has in store for us today. Our first stop was at the Beijing Zoo to see a bunch of pandas. None of the zoos in the New York City area have pandas so it was really cool to see seven pandas awake and active. She also showed us the red panda exhibit. Normally, in zoos ...
... who has an incredibly high and fast speaking voice. She was very entertaining and kept us all inline for the day. We started off the day by going to a jade factory and seeing how the stones are carved followed by a visit to one of the Ming Tombs. This was nice to see but there wasn’t a lot to witness apart from a Tutrle shaped body with a Dragon Head tomb stone and the building that houses the main tomb which you can’t visit because no one really knows where it ...
... an NGO you ask? Well it's quite simple. They sell crafts. Lots! Now, they're quite overpriced, but the point is, buying them is basically a donation. Necklaces and (actually quite beautiful) paintings and various works of art are all for sale. Now of course, if one just wants to donate, they are free to do so, and they DO, do so. There are many of those over-sized checks with very generous donations made out to huiling. The Head overseers that work here (and it's ...