Donghu Hotel (Donghu Road)
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
... we will climb Yellow mountain.
Things we liked about Shanghai
- an amazing modern city
- pub lic transport system
- safe to walk the streets but not ...
... but then we rejoined the bus and next visited the Jade Buddha Temple complex, a little way out from the centre of town. The complex consists of a number of traditional Chinese temples which contains giant figures of Buddha in richly decorated rooms. One room, however, contains a beautiful figure of Buddha made from jade. Regrettably no photographs were allowed. In the courtyard of the complex, local people were lighting, what ...
Here I am - in a country that basically has more inhabitants than the whole Netherlands. Quite a change...
On Tuesday morning I arrived after a 10 hours flight with only one hour of sleep. That was not the best experience but better than no sleep at all. ;-) My taxi driver Mr Wang picked my up at the airport. The drive is more than an hour into the city centre and it was wonderful. First ...
... and wore trendy clothes.
From there we went to a restaurant overlooking the Bund (area where the river crosses Shanghai in two, famous for the awesome architecture and elevated walkways) to meet our friends family. They picked a room overlooking the river at sunset, spectacular view. They chose delicious dishes including lots of sea food and the famous crab that tasted sweet and for a great ending a ...
... really mean anything? Why is it that this is the image that I have decided to cling to myself? I need to reconsider my values, my personality, who I am and what I stand for as a human being. I suppose I have a bit of self understanding yet to gain, and as a clean slate of a person, at least I can start with block one. The cleansing process was a terrible experience, the destruction of my ego and the physical upchucking of all my western food seemed almost literarily ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services