The Shilla Suzhou
Travel Blogs from Suzhou
... Mexico, but some of the most intriguing and just downright gorgeous fruits are found here at every corner fruit stand..
What could be more beautiful than a Dragon fruit – it’s pretty much the “designer” version of a fruit. Amazing shape, fabulous colors, it’s like a fantasy come true. The flavor is rather bland, but what a treat for the eyes. Then there is the Durian – a strange ...
... postcards to give out as prizes this week at school. It is the benefit of living and working in the world’s factory – everything is made here, so you can almost definitely buy it!
It was such a peaceful way to spend an afternoon, and I even had time to go home and have a lovely long Skype chat with Chris, which must have been the first time since I arrived in China – he’s such a saint to put up with me. ...
... luxurious shampoo that they use to give you a head massage. Then they remove some of the foam and proceed to do even more massaging. Then it’s off to the shampoo bowl where they rinse it all out. Then there is a shoulder & neck massage – heaven! All of this is done by the assistant. Now the hairdresser comes – he actually does the haircut.) My Chinese ...
... Michelle went successfully to the end of the process and saved the form as a pdf file. She also had to fill out a form 'Lost Passport'.
The hotel printed out the forms (7 pages) on a "needle printer'. We thought that the administration of the apartment hotel would have better and faster equipment.
- We bought train tickets for Suzhou-Shanghai for 39.50RMB per person. For the way back the same price.
- We took ...
... is considered the old part of town, and contains several water canals running through little alleys with ancient buildings and is home to the many tourist shops, restaurants and tourist accommodations. This area is why Suzhou is sometimes also called the "Venice of the East" or "Venice of China". We were lucky to get a room in a hostel at this most beautiful location in town. The hostel itself was situated in the oldest still existing building ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking