The Hongta Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Shanghai
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
Shanghai is as busy and bustling as I remember. It is 6 years since as was last here. Whilst the famous waterside promenade of the Bund is still resplendent in colonial glory the skyscrapers of Pudong have certainly multiplied. As we start to explore the city we are constantly reminded of Shanghai's growth and importance to the world’s …
This morning finds us on the Chinese High Speed train (HSR) journeying some 1,000 miles north to Shanghai. Reaching speeds of 150 mph our comfortable journey takes some seven and a half hours. With little rocking it is easy to contemplate the rural and residential scenario as it rushes by. From our vantage point is appears that most of southern …
Not a day too soon :) Caught circling above the airport before landing for about 30 minutes - longest part of the flight so far!
Happy shot of us is on the Maglev from the airport to the main station closer to the city center. Hit just about 190mph on the way in (well under the 260 we were hoping for). It does feel that fast but the …
... older retired couples touristing the world. Cool, well this Chinese guy (older) just comes up to me and is holding up his camera saying something like take picture. People do ask you to take their picture of a group sometimes, or they offer to take a picture of your group if you look like you are doing a group photoshoot (the two of us had already declined the offer of a well meaning girl after I took her picture she looked ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Wheelchair accessibility