Radisson Blu Plaza Xingguo Hotel Shanghai
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
... glowed: the buildings, the boats, the stars, even the tables on the top of this hotel. Many buildings like the Pearl have LEDs that change color, so the view is always reinventing itself. That's it. I was officially in love with Shanghai. Incredible. Absolutely beautiful.
When the need for sleep trumped our will to keep moving, we took the ferry home. We bought our tokens for thirty cents each, and we walked down the walled ramp to wait for ...
... airport and a shipping port that is 32kms out in the sea, connected to Shanghai with a massive bridge....interesting stuff. After that we went to a museum that had some boring old stuff in it. I got bored so we left. Grabbed some street meat and lunch, did a bit of shopping and then headed to the airport to fly to Hong Kong. Shanghai and Wuzhen are really awesome. I would definitely come back here....just never again to ...
... to find somewhere in China with excellent espresso coffee after thinking you could only rely on Starbucks.
Its always interesting to see what your country is exporting to the country you are visiting. In Xintiandi there was an event including a pop up store called "East is East" and I wondered what this was. It turned out to be about the cutting edge of British fashion design, to be found in East London, and was selling that to the local fashion elite.
... and toast before drinking... or should I say gulping, trying not to taste the stuff.
This family has also adopted a son during their time in Shanghai. He is very sweet and adds lots of energy to the group! One afternoon the family took us to this incredible lunch buffet right across the river from The Bund (what you see when you think of the Shanghai skyline). This was the most incredible buffet I have ever enjoyed! The building was gorgeous! And ...
... Where it leads, I can’t say, but it’s the only one I plan on walking. So here I go, step by step, off into the unknown, fingers crossed. See you all in August.
Anyway, off the uncertainty tangent and back to the story one. A few hours and several drinks later, two cops and the waitress came upstairs to tell us all the quiet down. At the first sight of Chinese cops, I kind of wanted to chuckle. Chinese cops are skinny and look mostly confused. Also, they ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service