Hotel Equatorial Shanghai
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Equatorial Shanghai
Arrived late to a friendly welcome & upgrade
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We arrived at the airport too late for the warp speed train. Which is probably for the best as we didn't actually know where it went. We're starting to get more confident in China and go for the night bus. We found the hotel ok and arrived at 11pm. I must have looked shattered as we got upgraded to a suite. We didn't even try, think she felt sorry …
... amount of luxury cars on the roads. The majority of which were German. Due to recent unprecedented growth in the sales of luxury cars in China, particulary in Shangai, and the aggressive marketing campaigns of companies like Volkswagen and Audi the majority of the middle class seem to be getting around in nothing but the best including Porches, Ferraris and Bentleys. Quite a sight for the avid motoring enthusiast.
There is ...
... my hotel was (even though I told them it was right next to the railway station and had a map showing its location…). When one finally agreed to take me, he said he’d only do it for 100CNY (about €12.50). This is far overpriced for Shanghai taxis, but I agreed since I was desperate to get back. When I got to the hotel, I was full of disbelief and disappointment – Shanghai was clearly not my city.
Day 2 – Old and new Shanghai
... in the water you could go into. For example there was a wine pool, ginger pool, chrysanthemum pool, and a bunch of different herbs that I can't even spell. We relaxed in there for the entire night until our hands started to turn pruny. Spencer had sprained his ankle about a week beforehand, and after the hotsprings he said it actually felt a lot better. Probably one of the mysterious herb ...
... or construction going on
Sip three times every time:
- you see “The Dog” (the small brown poodle shaved oddly that EVERYONE owns)
- weird things ...