Oriental Deluxe Hotel
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Went for an early morning walk around the lake by the hotel before having breakfast in which the restaurant also overlooked the lake.
Then drove to the tea plantation, a demonstration and information about the various grades of tea and its health benefits. We had a sampling of organic green tea which was quite palatable. We were also told about polyphenol which is extracted from the leaves and sold in ...
... which in itself felt like a small victory given the options. We settled in, unpacking most of our things as we were going to stay in Shanghai for 4 nights and eventually headed out to a Japanese-owned Italian restaurant chain. It seemed to be the most affordable option in central Shanghai where we stayed, and if we’re being honest, everyone was craving something that wasn’t Chinese. It was absolutely divine to have some pasta, pizza ...
Went to a village at Wuzhen in Hangzhou ( population of 8 million people). Our tour included a stop at a Batik workshop where you watched the creation of a batik design. China has learned quickly from U.S. Marketing. After the tour you exit into a gift shop! Having ...
... and kids gathered around the ponds and pools spread throughout the park. The real attraction are the impressively big and long fish living there... check the pics!
The touristy part of Hangzhou and the old centre has been preserved from the crazy run to the modernity that is characteristic of this particular Chinese time. From my (Marta) perspective this city highlights again the two souls that I found in China: the simplicity of ...
... got to see an original emperor gown (which the company bought back from an auction house in Japan - part of the spoils of the war) as well as a replica. The replica took 3 years to make. Wensli also provided the Chinese athletes at the Beijing Olympics their formal outfits, for the female dress (per dress) it took 12 sewers and 6 months to create. We then had the opportunity to visit the historic pedestrian street ...