The Purple Palace Nanjing
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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This is a small hillock in the south of Nanjing where legend has it that an young monk named Yunguang started preaching and raindrops fell from the heavens and rested as agate stones on the ground.
It later became an execution ground for the Nationalists when Nanjing became their capital in 1927 and it is alleged that 100,000 communists, intellectuals and peasants were murdered here by the Kuomintang.
... and interconnecting rooms. Booking accommodation and flights for 5 people can be very difficulty, without factoring in the ****** Internet here. I think I will use Vincent for all future travel – it made things so much easier.
We have been using the bread maker on the weekends, and have cooked 3 loaves so far. They have worked out perfectly, smelled amazing and tasted just like fresh bakery bread from Oz. The only problem is ...
... ice skating! This was in a local shopping plaza. Lots of fun, and the twins first time on ice. I can’t believe we were skating in t-shirts!
Thursday was my last Chinese lesson before summer hols. My teacher gave me a gift – a stone seal stamp with my name carved into the base. I’m not sure of his intention; perhaps he wants to retain my business when I return? Anyway – it was a lovely gift.
Today was ...
... we hit the 3-month mark. The night before, I did not sleep well as I was worried about booking flights for xmas (internet difficulty, increasing costs, dates, airlines etc) and using a new driver. Zhang had a death in the family and needed a few days off work. The replacement driver did not speak a word of English. He took me to school Wednesday, but was nowhere to be seen when I came out. Later in the day, I asked him if he could speak English. He replied ...
... for tea.
Sunday night Therese and family came over. Therese brought over a tonne of food and took over my kitchen to prepare dinner. She organised snacks, mains and dessert (with multiple options) – I felt soooo spoiled. Therese – you are awesome! Thank you so much xxxx
Monday was the first day of June and summer, although it feels like it's been summer for ages. May has been in the ...