Category Beijing

Temple of Heaven

Temple of Heaven 天坛

The Temple of Heaven 天坛 is a very historical place in Beijing. The place was visited by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvest for China. I am sure…

Toboggan ride at Great Wall of China Mutianyu

Mutianyu Great Wall of China Toboggan Ride

Mutianyu is one frequently visited part of the Great Wall of China. Mutianyu is about 1½ to 2 hours’ drive from central Beijing and hence a favourite for a day trip for tourists. The climb at Mutianyu is not difficult…

Westin Beijing Chaoyang

Westin Beijing Chaoyang

This is the first time I am staying at the Westin Beijing Chaoyang. It was not exactly the choice but my usual hotel in Beijing was full for the period I was there. Surprisingly it turned out to be easier…