The Purple Palace Nanjing
Travel Blogs from Nanjing
At the airport I met K. And I. Two of my fellow students also going to China. The good-byes were long and a bit sad :/ I wasn't sure if I was sad, excited, scared or happy or... whatever. I was on a full adrenaline rush by the time I went through the security check and int the gate. Thank god I wasn't alone!The flight itself, we took the plane from Berlin to Frankfurt and then to Shanghai, was quite boring. The trip ...
First day of the Spring Festival break and I have had a lovely day exploring the local area on my own. Went to the Gardens which are stunning, a beautiful place to sit and contemplate (or sketch!) Lovely unhurried peaceful day exploring the city I have come to ...
We woke to the alarm this morning at 6:30 so we could be up and out early. We check out at 12:00 so if we can get out and back before then, we can leave our suitcases in our room. Very nice breakfast again. This time I saw the orange juice so poured myself a glass. As I picked it up from the machine I realised it was warm. Hot orange juice was not what I expected! Still it was ok. Gem took me via the Metro this morning and in two stops we got off to walk to the lake. Part ...
On my way through Deji Plaza to meet Will this morning I was accosted by 3 lovely young ladies who told me they were students at Nanjing University and were doing charity work as part of their social studies. They were collecting for a charity which provides schooling for children in rural communities. I told them I was meeting a friend who would be interested as well ...
Lovely day out today with Sian. She took me to Skyways Bakery, the fabric market at Bububu to meet Mr Lin, and the large market in the north of Nanjing to buy a new small suitcase. She then took me to 'I Pursue Health' for a full body massage. A great ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center