Jing An Hotel
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
We have travelled so many kilometres and so many days, it's like a whirlwind, with the days melding together. Here we are in Shanghai, the city that has been the centre of many a novel. A harbour surrounded by a myriad of lights at night. Standing on the Bund by day, you could blink and miss a boat slip by, with the river a constant flow of marine traffic. Chris, our guide, informed us that Shanghai has 23million people, with only 25% living in houses and ...
... impressed at their service. The flight attendants were all so pretty too, dressed in purple traditional Chinese dresses. We decided instead of taking a taxi to our hostel, that we would figure out how to get there by metro. What an exhausting experience that was! It was during rush hour, and it was SO HOT in the subway... It took us about 2 hours in total and 3 transfers. But finally we got there. It was so nice to take off all of our bags finally... We investigated the room -- 2 ...
... easily, however...there are usually 4 or more exits, and of course I took the wrong one. About an hour later and several attempts at getting directions, once even from the restaurante over the road from the hotel, I flagged down a taxi , who did a frightful uturn into oncoming traffic and then dropped me a block away. Room is ok but will move across to the other side of the river when I get my ...
... in Yuanjiajie either by foot(you should do down the stairs of Luanchuanpo)or take the
Bailong elevator(56RMB/per people).I don't want to waste my money on just taking the elevator within two minutes.I've decided to choose another way.At Luanchuanpo
we've met Mrs Zhu a nice person accidentally.Actually Mrs Zhu's job is carring the
backpack for the tourists and I can't believe it.She looks a little bit weak and
she's in her mid ...
I think it will ALL turn out!
No worries. I am leaving today at around noon. Wish I would have more time to put up more photos but I DO have to pack.
We went to a restaurant ("hole" in the wall. Wish I had taken a photo!) They had carmelized sweet potatoes but they were out of them. Too bad. We did have potatoes, ...
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- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking