Jinling Lakeview Hotel Wuxi
Travel Blogs from Wuxi
... back whilst someone else did all the work but in the end he really enjoyed it and now he has practical imperialist empathy for the rickshaw drivers rather than imagined. We had a boat trip on the Grand Canal and visited another Scholar's garden within which I stick like glue to Mike for obvious reasons! We have a chat with two sweet children who were fascinated by the strange foreign couple and everyone ...
We woke up way. too. early. (this might have something to do with the cheap Chinese beer)
Our bus to Suzhou left at 8:30 and it took us less than an hour to get there.
We wandered around a garden for a while and took some pictures, but it was really hot and sticky and we all just wanted to sit down/drink water so we didn't really enjoy it as much as we should have.
We then boarded the bus and travelled to another garden ...
... rise building to speak of, at least in the old section of town.
We were staying at The Marco Polo hotel, which is apparently a classic hotel. This was evident in decor, dated carpeting, and poorly functioning bathroom showers. But it was in a fairly good location, included breakfast and free Wifi, and was otherwise clean(ish). I tried hard to curb my germaphobia, and Chad quickly reminded me (while I was doing a bed check) that I would have killed for a hotel like this when ...
We experienced Luoyang campus life today. We walked through a modified version of the students schedule. The students are up very early every morning ready for their 6:30am exercises. What a sight. They run around the track for almost half an hour. Then it's off to breakfast for 30 minutes and then class begins at 7:30am. The school day ends at approximately 9:30pm. The last class of the day is study hall, where they must do ...
Happy Thanksgiving everyone. No turkey dinner. Maybe a few small pieces of fatty duck. We haven't written because we've had no WiFi for the past several days. Our group is comprised of 21 people in total: 5 from the Toronto area, 2 from Port Dover ON, and 12 from various places in Alberta. Jack and I are the only Vancouverites. After two days immersed in the hustle and bustle of Shanghai we departed to a slower paced area. Wuxi and Szuhou are sister cities. They are considered ...
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking