Crowne Plaza Shanghai
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... international airport right to where we checked in. It was gate 230 so that gives you an idea of how big the place is. It is well signposted in English though so we would have eventually found it but it just sped up the process. Knowing that you have a 11.5 hour flight ahead of you isn't my favourite feeling but in saying that if you don't deal with it you stay at home and I'm not into that either, so just get over it ...
... the huge skyline with the main pin point the TV Tower gleaming on the bank of the river!
Still going but very tired our last stop was Nick showing us the famous Peace Hotel which hosts a 1920's Jazz Band each evening which he recommended we visited one night whilst here. When we arrived it was all in full swing with the band playing. Very tired and in need of a drink we decided to stop for 1 and it was good to just relax and listen to the live band!
With the ...
... for ya...
1. They give you a price.
2. You cut that price down to a 1/4 of whatever they told you
3. They say, "You crazy lady, you crazy."
4. You say, "Fine, I'm pretty sure I saw another shop selling this same piece of junk for less"
5. They say, "Okay okay okay, because you friend, I give you this price."
6. Repeat until you get the item for next to nothing
All of the negotiating ...
A co-worker of Ronan's invited us to his wedding. I've heard varying stories of what Chinese weddings are really like so we had to go. (I even gave up a ladies night with my friends to attend.) From what I understand most Chinese couples get their legal marriage certificate months before they "get married". Therefore, the couple is actually married beforehand. Then they take months, like most westerners, to plan a celebration or party. The celebration is the equivalent of a ...