Hotel Equatorial Shanghai
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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 …
My boss took me to Shanghai for a designers expo and also to see the workings of our production company in nearby Xian Ju. We only spent two days in Shanghai but had enough time to have a quick look around.
We flew there via Sydney on Qantas and funnily enough, my boss was seated beside the members of band "Mental As Anything" on the way …
... display ended in a "Tourist Stop" sign. Despite that the wood carving was splendid and golden ornaments were plentiful!We then set off to find the Jade Buddha Temple ...easier said than done! So much for English being China's second language. Few speak it and only a minority of signposts or notices are in English to help you make your way. After an iced coffee a young man in KFC who spoke some English gave us directions with the assistance of his phone GPS! Three colleagues ...
... limbs intact. I have not yet reached grey hairedness, give it a fewmonths maybe. Another interesting thing in China is that they dont tend to eat cereal, instead they eat dumplings, rice, vegetables, meat, in fact everything we tend to reserve for lunch or dinner. But then again, they work hard here. At all hours of the day there are people working, and a lot of people have huge loads to ...
... The Shanghai Museum which has galleries that include costume, masks, furniture, pottery, bronze, jade, art and currency exhibits. Hannah, Elizabeth, and some of the other girls found a funny little book in the gift shop which charts some of the more amusing signs in Shanghai that have English mistakes, I think everyone will get a kick out of it, and my husband will be pleased that I controlled myself, and walked away from the jade dragon I almost bought. (Honey, you ...
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