Cloud Villa Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Beijing
... the place, so I was sad we held him back but we can still say we were there. Lily actually did pretty well and just started crying as we were walking down, mostly because she was hungry. Tomorrow we go to the Forbidden City and Tianamen Square, and if Lily will let us, a Chinese history museum. It should be warmer since we're not on the top of mountain, but still we miss Nanjing and it's warm ...
... to be challenging and very interesting, which is all I can really ask for. The people I've met have been very encouraging as well; not just my fellow interns in other departments, but high-up officials who gain nothing from engaging an intern yet still start up conversations with us, and even provide insight into our research projects. Our actual internship coordinator hasn't yet arrived (due to a conference), but she should be back next week.
... http://www.lovexiangcao.com/ and you may or may not know that lavender doesn’t flower this late, but hey this is China & nothing is real…… so we have fields of flowers belonging to the lavender family which were very pretty, lots of fields set alongside a river, and strange buildings such as a little greek style church, a white dome, big white words spelling out ‘LOVE’, the river as if you were along the Seine, and beautiful ...
... back of my mind to worry about.
The flight Heathrow - Hong Kong was fine though, a bit boring but OK. I watched "This Means War" which was quite funny, but don't rush out to watch it! Every time I almost dozed off, something happened to wake me up - turbulence, food, announcements...
Flying into Hong Kong is quite scary, there was nothing to see out of the window due to cloud until all there was the sea coming closer and closer, ...
We arrived in Beijing just as dusk was approaching and marvelled at how organized things were at the airport - perhaps a holdover from the 2008 Olympics.
Hotel check in completed, we hit the streets to find some dinner. We got lucky as we found a place close by that served Hot ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center