Swissotel Grand Shanghai
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- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSwissotel Grand Shanghai
The services were great.The room was spacious and had all the amenities I required.The staff were friendly and the food was good.I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Shanghai.However, a few of the staff do not know fluent English so it would help to learn some basic Chinese
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... with Paul who wasn't up for it. After telling them a few times we weren't gonna go, we left them to it and Paul mentioned it was a bit odd and he bets it was a scam - as soon as he said that, I remembered reading about the tea house scam! They lure you in, you try some tea and buy some and not only does it cost £100's, you end up paying for the scammers tea and gifts for their family too! I can't believe it didn't register sooner but I am safe in the knowledge that ...
... of hours getting a great historical tour of the city, and finish at an old French mansion which has been converted into an art museum. The portion of the city called the French Concession is famous for its grand old mansions and tree-lined streets, which now house a very fashionable shopping district, many expensive high rise apartments (apparently a 1,500 sf apartment here starts at $1.5 million US) and many wonderful gardens and ...
... town planning museum, interesting to see how much Shanghai has progressed and changed. Within the last 30 years all slums have been eradicated and billions have been invested just in housing. The government strive to reduce the pollution (there is alot!) and make the water drinkable, which are good - thinking about the population rather than the economy. The famous skyscrapers are wow! On the riverfront you have on one side the ...
... go out
(my kind of people) and we promptly headed to a restaurant to meet some of the
others in projects around us. Sticking to safety in noodles, I was not too
forthcoming in food choices. However, the noodles really were delicious,
although the wierd mix fruit juice I ordered, not so much. Skipping drinks by
the Bund to go home and sleep, I got a taxi back with one of my flatmates and
learnt two of the apparently most ...
Started slowly today after getting in late last night. The hotel was really nice and we had a lovely leisurely breakfast to start the day off right. Went for a quick walk down to the Bund, the riverside promenade, for an hour and then back to the hotel to collect our luggage and head to the airport again. Jen met us at the gate and we ...