The Purple Palace Nanjing
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Nanjing
... around the supermarket and then went to the night market for dinner. Back at the hotel we sat in Shashank and Thomas' room to have our food and also some curry which Shashank had brought in case he didn't like the food here! It was very tasty but we discovered afterwards that it is extremely unhealthy; we're talking 50 to 90% of your daily saturated fat per half portion! I'm sure we will sweat it out ...
This morning we began with Tai Chi which I am very much enjoying as a way to start the day. The stretching and movements are good and it's a lot of fun learning something new, it give you a great sense of achievement for the rest of the day! Next was more Chinese language in which we learnt about food and so Lucy had brought a BBC documentary where a British lady and an American guy, both of Chinese origin, travel around China to taste ...
... soup but it's close and it was tasty so I can't complain. We met up with the Chinese students after lunch to go to Nanjing Museum and we were advised to bring our umbrellas. This was much more accurate advise than that of the Americans - when we got off the subway it was pouring, tropical downpour rain. On the 500m to the museum we were all soaked to the skin and promptly went to ring out our socks in the bathroom! The museum was good, it started with the ...
... I feel guilty for doing this – as Steve’s not here and I don’t need the car, there is no point for him to hang around, but it also means a day without pay. I unpacked 7 boxes this day, the first time I’ve touched them since Steve has left.
Thursday morning I had a local come to my home to give me a full body massage. Dr Zhang (not sure what type of doctor) was highly recommended by other ML mums, and works ...
... murals). We were mesmerized by a circular room with a moving picture of a Chinese town displayed on the entire wall (see photos). Every element of the picture had movement (eg people cooking in tiny kitchens, selling wares on streets, arguing with neighbors etc). As we watched, the day turned into night, and seasons changed. I have never seen anything like it! Caroline and I could have stood and watched for hours.
We finished our adventure with dinner ...