Youngor Central Hotel
Travel Blogs from Suzhou
... and the air seems murky most of the time as compared to last year. I'm very tempted to take photos but it simply seems too intrusive, and people here live with little privacy - I don't want to do anything to add to any sense of loss.
On a totally different topic, "The Beauty Contest of Chinese Fruits" is much more fun! Overall, most fruits here don’t have much flavor, compared to the amazingly delicious ...
... the opportunity to dress up, and have a fancy night out. As compensation for those who couldn’t get tickets we have agreed to put 50RMB into a kitty so that they can have a fun night out too!
As I am now on my second lesson, I’m starting to find out what my students are called, as their homework was to make name cards for their desks. I’m surprised at the number of Tonys, Lilys and Cocos, but I thought you ...
... desk told me they didn’t have any. About 15 minutes later she knocked on our door with something I’ve always wanted – a large clothing steamer. I’m loving it!! We're enjoying all this while we have it - next month it's back to the school apartment which 'm sure will need lots of cleaning. I think with a comfy mattress cover and some new bedding we'll be fine! ...
... in Suzhou we first stopped at the Master of Nets Garden, this was followed by a cruise on The Grand Canal. In the evening we had an early dinner and then left Ito our own devices.
The flight was unremarkable other than the fact the plane was full. Two people who had not been booked for that leg of the journey had to be booked on a different flight. Once in Shanghai we were all given ¥30 each to get ourselves ...
... of offices and the referenced bike-rental place :-(. Eventually we gave up on our plans for a bike ride through Suzhou and walked without a real plan through some outer parts of town, and got lost for some time in this huge city. Big city life screwed us again... ;-)
Beautiful sights :-)
The town of Suzhou is not only famous for its Venice-like canal-streets, but also for its gardens, some of which are on the UNESCO world ...
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- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center