Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
... es recorda en John de fa 10 anys, al·lucinem contínuament. També entrem en malls moderns i luxosos però de marques xineses i ens sorprèn també la qualitat de la presentació. Res d’envejar del món occidental, ben al contrari. Finalment trobem la botiga de Thomas Sabo i així l’Ariana es pot comprar un penjoll de Xina pel braçalet que li va comprar la Monique.
La vista més espectacular de Shanghai és des del Bund, ...
... So that is it, our train mission ends and I have to accept defeat, we are going to have to fly. Upset and frustrated that such a stupid mistake from the company has ruined our continuous train journey throughout the Far East, we book the flight and an extra night at the hotel in Hong Kong. We console ourselves in a nearby restaurant serving home like burgers and chips, washed down with an expensive but delicious Sauvignon Blanc.
What a ...
We headed back into town, but it was quite late for lunch so we opted for a new location of Din Tai ...
... the Buddha is a mud sculpture, depicting Guaayah, the goddess of mercy. Above her are arhats, people seeking enlightenment. The depiction is incredible in its color and detail. We pass out into a small area and walk up the steps to the Medicine Buddha Hall. This Buddha sits proudly with a swastika on his chest. (Remember, before the Nazis, the swastika was a positive emblem meaning “well being.”) Two guards on either side protect ...
... all the top brand stores. Nights like those are what make Shanghai so much
fun, there is always something to do and so much to see on any day and any
night that deciding to go out on a whim is one of the best things to do.
Even though I miss the comfort of a routine at home and the peace and quiet I could find
there, the diversity that Shanghai has to offer is keeping me busy and happy.
Check in with me later for more on Shanghai and my adventure!
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility