60 facts about Peking Hotel – Fact # 13

60 фактов о Пекине

Fact # 13- on the 13-th floor of Peking Hotel there was a private bar.
Today there is a Time Out Bar on the 12 and 13-th floors in a building belvedere. It is one of the most popular places in the capital: cocktail menu from the best barmen, modern design and popular parties. But in 60-s there are was a private bar and it was almost impossible to get there. Entry was open only to politicians and KGB officers. Nowadays anyone can see the saved stained glass, original floor tiles and the mural on the high ceiling of the belvedere. People say that this mural has been drawn anew more times in accordance with the tastes and political views of the main visitors of the bar.

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