Grand Sun City Hotel
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Sun City Hotel Changsha
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... place. However they didn't prove to be so functional - no water!
For lunch we stopped at Changde and we were grateful for a higher standard than we had had for the past couple of days. And then, as we approached Changsha, the traffic snarled -it was a holiday-so we were taken for a very early dinner before checking into our hotel.
Changsha is China's 3rd city and it was near here that Mao Tse Tung was born.
... there was surprisingly quick and helpful as within about 30 minutes we exchanged a number of messages via e-mail. YHA won’t let you book the day before, but this CIYH person recommended I try Hostelworld, which turned out to be a great choice, thanks also to PayPal. With transportation and lodging squared away, I was able to rest until the today.
For some reason I thought Lingling’s bus #7 went farther up the highway. I had discovered bus ...
... went back to Tongcheng, but this time to a McDonald's where at the McCafe I ordered a Mocha frappacino for 28 RMB (about 10 RMB less than a similar one at Starbucks) then over to the regular counter and got a double burger with bacon, lettuce and tomato, then back to enjoy both at the McCafe, where the drink was soon ready. I was surprised when I tried to use the Wi-Fi because where they ask for telephone number to send a code for the wi-fi, ...
... are usually 100-200 RMB. Passing that interesting area as inconspicuously as possible, I turned down Xiaoxiang Middle Road, back toward Xinmin Road. Xiaoxiang: what an interesting name. The Xiao River flows into the Xiang River just North of Lingling. This would be like us naming a street back home the "Santiam Willamette Street." I was searching for a shop that might have the power strip I needed. Finding nothing on Xinmin, I turned SSW onto Lushan (literally in my mind ...
... Railroad, or some such thing) because the big M with a train like symbol is universally recognized. If they had a nice map of the Guangzhou South train station to orient people, I missed it. So, of course, I did finally find the or (an entrance), went down and looked for the machines to buy a token. I saw a place with a bunch of people and of about 10 machines, 5 appeared taped off as not functioning. Then I saw a friendly young face in what looked like ...