The Peninsula Shanghai
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
Today I write from Shanghai, China! After my short flight to Vancouver with my mother, we met my aunt in the airport to board our 12 hour flight to Shanghai! To record that has been the longest flight I have ever taken. The main point of the flight that stuck out to me was that everyone on the flight had there little window …
Our last stop in mainland China was Shanghai. We arrived at our hotel The Peninsula Shanghai on The Bund - a brand new hotel that just opened this year for Expo. Our stay at this hotel started with an orientation powerpoint presentation on how to operate our rooms! No joke. Everything from how to open the door (good thing we had instructions on …
We missed the memo about it being rainy season here in Shanghai so we didn't have any umbrellas when it started to rain! George found a little shop that sold some cool hard case umbrellas (cheap!) so we all got one as a souvenir.
... what we wanted to go back to, and what to miss. We went up the World Financial Centre - 100 floors to the top observation deck - Dave and I got a shock everytime we held onto the hand rail - which I needed to do, as the brain kept registering what I saw - as in ' we are a hell of a long way up', rather than what I knew, as in ' we are completely enclosed, and you can't fall down. It was brilliant seeing the city like this, and gave a good overview. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility