Gold Riverside Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
TravelPod Member ReviewsGold Riverside Hotel Tongxiang
IT WAS ABSOLUTELY SUPERB AND NO WORDS CAN EXPRESS THE BEAUTY OF IT AND THE STAFF ARE FRIENDLY. I WILL ALWAYS RECOMMEND THIS PLACE FOR YOUR HOLIDAY.
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... to be! Jora, our Chinese teacher and Culture Class co-ordinator, sent an email some days beforehand, outlining the schedule. It was to be an all-day affair, and I would have my Chinese class the next day (all in Hangzhou), so Ms Liang said I could stay in her Hangzhou flat overnight, which I had been to a few weeks ago during the National Holiday.
There seemed to be a slight sense of urgency (via WeChat - it's like WhatsApp) as to getting at Wulin Sq metro station in ...
... were, of course, sleeping and not posing nicely for anyone! The zoo is pleasant enough and I can't remember the last zoo I actually went to, but I think as far as zoos go there might possibly be better ones out there. There weren't many non-Chinese people about. We had a good chat and wandered around and had a good day out. Julian and I dropped by Awfully Chocolate in Cloud 9 shopping centre (practically my local) and that's where I said goodbye ...
... to be the mother of. Jimmy's dad was the driver, as he hadn't been drinking (or at least not as much as everyone else, Ms Liang included!). I got home at the grand old time of 8.30pm :-) It was a good day. NB - I wore a black outfit - it's not bad luck or morbid to wear black at a Chinese wedding. I will leave you with something Ms Liang said whilst drunk and emotional which I whole heartedly agree with. She said "Chinese and western culture are different, but human culture is the ...
... that meal in Hangzhou, there were 2 other families present. We also were in a private room which had 2 large tables -- 1 for all the men and a couple of the wives, the other for all the other wives/children/elderly people and me! Even though these meals are for the men to drink, smoke and chat together, everyone else will wait for them to continue getting drunk until 1 of the men will call it a night. Luckily, these nights are never late -- ...
... a distance from Hangzhou, so he has his 6 hours of Chinese in 1 day too, not split over 2 days like the au pairs living in HZ. So he has also been having his lessons by himself. He goes back to Germany in 2 weeks time, which is a shame for me, as I will go back to having lessons by myself, but I was really glad to have met him and to have had such an entertaining day. We got the bus together after ...