Renaissance Shanghai Yangtze Hotel
Travel Blogs from Shanghai
Before coming to China I got recommendations on what I should see and do, and the one thing everyone agreed on was that I should get massages as often as possible. They are super cheap and the people really know what they’re doing. In case you aren’t aware I am a massage addict so this was a top priority upon my arrival. The concierge …
My summer vacation to China started at 9:30 AM on one of United Airline's best, a 25 year old 747 with projection TVs and polyester seat covers. The Disney channel played for 14 hours straight. Around 12:00 AM EST, my plane descended through a thick, brown haze into Pudong Internation Airport, Shanghai, China. Fortunately, the authorities did not …
So last night was my first night in my dorm. I slept alright, but when i woke up, i had no idea where i was. A slightly terrifying feeling, until you realise where you actually are. I keep dreaming about England and i'm just so confused when i wake up.. I guess this will change soon. I woke up pretty late today considering how early i've been getting up recently! Today was my first experience of Chinese opera and it ...
... tires that were used as padding on the wall. I didn't take any other corners nearly as fast as I took that one. Also, I burnt my elbow on the engine because there was no protective cover on the engine. This place would not exist in the US I'm sure. Who knows how many safety violations they were committing. But, it was super fun so it didn't matter. There was also a karaoke place attached to the bar at the track. The girls seemed to have a good time singing all ...
... text books and taught to children.
The jingoism isn't helped by the reluctance of the Communist party to calm their citizens. The party, who are usually so skilled at snuffing out protests, seem pretty laid back about the affair, which is very telling to their priorities. Indeed, Xi Jinping, the man likely take over the reigns as President of China next spring, seems to encouraging the violence, warning Japan to ...
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