Sijia International Service Apartments
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
Shanghai...again. This time we are picking up my MOM!!!! Sara decided on Friday morning to head all the way to Shanghai by herself. It would be a nice break for both of us. Then after Steve finished his classes he would head on up to Hefei and then get to Shanghai on Saturday morning. I (Sara) knew that I would be going crazy waiting around the …
... day in Shanghai! We arrived to the port at 8 PM and everyone was dressed up and anxious to get off the ship! And that night totally made up for missing out a full day! We had so much fun! Of course I was bummed and wish I could have seen more of Shanghai, since I had a flight to Beijing the next morning. But, basically then entire ship went out to the club in ...
First, here is the pictures of the public facilities. They really aren't that bad... yet. Apparently when we go farther south, they will get worse.
So we took the bus into Shanghai yesterday. We then went to a few Chinese book stores. So cool. I found a book called "Shanghai Then and Now" that shows just how much the city has changed. I also found a few maps written entirely in Chinese. They are so cool to see how ...
... Peet had popped out to get our favourite potato dish from a local restaurant and Yang had gone to pick up a Christmas cake that he'd ordered.
Peet came back accompanied by Eva, who had apparently had the same idea in terms of buying the potatoes, but whose plan had been thwarted by Peet arriving at the restaurant a little earlier that she!
As Eva, Peet and I then did a team effort on the whipping cream for my pie, and I did my ...
... It is a clean and modern metropolis. Let's not forget McDonalds, KFC, Starbucks, etc, which also colour the city center with their street signs. When wandering in Shanghai, one may wonder why China's flag is red rather than blue! This place is the archetype of a capitalist success story. Is this a good thing? I like it a lot. Why? Because of the energy and optimism shining from it. Wealth is created here and people's quality of life is improving everyday. Do inhabitants lose ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed