TripAdvisor Reviews Guoxin Hotel Nanjing
Travel Blogs from Nanjing
... of ships
of enormous dimensions carrying a crew as large as 28,000 and great
amounts of treasures. The purpose of the voyages were to project Chinese
power and wealth to the outside world, as well as to establish imperial
control over the maritime ...
... was. Cute spot done up like a bistro with a metal staircase. On the staircase they had the classic "caution; steps" sign. And in the bathroom a "say no to drugs" sign in the urinal. After lunch we took the bus to the 1912 District (the year the lady dynasty ended) a restaurant and shop area all in gray brick with outdoor seating. We went from there to Purple Mountain via the subway. Purple Mountain has hiking trails and ...
... drinking competitions amongst the young fathers, a
version of apple bobbing to try and get the young couples to kiss, and
trying to predict the baby's future by seeing which item he would grab
from a selection laid out on the floor. Good friends and happy times
have no cultural or language ...
Our two days in Nanjing thankfully have surpassed expectations. Nanjing is a clean, calm and picturesque modern city. Arriving on a Sunday afternoon we were amazed that the freeway from the airport was relatively free of cars.
It was nice to be met at the airport and ushered onto a bus. With only 6 of us to be collected luggage collection wasn't so onerous. The Novotel Central is what you would expect of a high end hotel but I suspect that things ...
... 4) they have one magnetic line for trains from Shanghai to the airport which runs at 427km/h which is around 300mph (crazy fast) but only runs in the morning times and I guess is pricey as hell 5) they cost around £30 per single journey for a typical 4/5 hour trip (not too bad but not cheap cheap either) 6) you get to see some awesome things from the windows! And so to elaborate..... ....The best thing about the train option compared to the plane is ...