Phoenix Palace Hotel (Hunan Road)
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- Business center
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... so I bought a lovely blue floral fan which made everyone else come up beside me to enjoy the breeze! The mausoleum itself was not that exciting, a small room with a statue but intricately decorated walls and ceiling. We sat at the top of the steps for a while and then went back down the hill on foot to the metro station (on the way up we took a little open sided tourist buggy). Once back at the university we ...
... not great fun to run through... But soon everyone came to our room and we all hung out together for the evening on the strict policy of "leave your shoes at the door!". Gordon arrived tonight as well so he joined us. He is the member of the group who after getting his visa, lost his passport and had to get a new one and buy a new flight! So although a week late he is here now, seems lovely, and is coming with us to nearby Suzhou ...
... surprising considering the reputation China has. Our language teacher Lucy seems to check more what she is saying, for example telling us about the bad things that Chairman Mao did but ended by saying "he was a great man". It is interesting to see the differences between people. At lunch today I tried to order in Chinese saying "chow mein" to which the man responded "mein chow?". I count that as fairly successful! Although I did not get fried noodles I ...
... to the school bus stop for the first time. The kids have been dying to do this, but due to bad weather, or me working, it hasn’t happened. It looked rainy on this day, but we took the risk. There is a sheltered area for the kids to lock their bikes up during the day. I had Zhang come to our house in the morning, incase it was raining and we needed a lift to the bus stop, but we didn’t end up needing the car so I sent him ...
... the photo of the map, the venue is large, but as it was such a hot day and everyone was melting, we only walked around half of it.
Our next stop was the Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum in town. I’d read that there was a Hans Christian Anderson’s costume exhibit on, and was keen to see it. This museum was very modern and impressive (and not yet seen by Caroline!). The grounds were beautiful as were the silks on display (clothes ...