Tianfu Sunshine Hotel
Travel Blogs from Chengdu
On the way from the airport between 11:15 and 11:30, completely exhausted, we discussed our starting time the next day. Kevin, who was a sweet guy, knowing how late it was, recommended a later start. Jamie pressed us to be at the gate when it opened at 8:00. That meant leaving at 7:30. She won us all over, but some of us begrudgingly. Once again, …
The journey to Chengdu, was like the 'slow boat to China'. Delayed in Xian, on the tarmac, for nearly two hours, stewards attempted to pacify the itinerants with dried peas and soda, along with the usual comic in the crowd. However, hovering over Chengdu for ½ an hour was stretching the friendship.
Chengdu was on the ‘bucket …
Of course, Chengdu can’t be vacated without a trip to a pagoda. The Chinese are very proud of their pagodas, temples and architecture, and while the one we saw in Chengdu wasn’t as glamorous as ones we’ve seen, there is always a new snippet to discover. There was …
This was it...as far as the kids were concerned, the highlight of the trip so far - pandas!
We did have a bit of a surprise shortly before this day arrived. We learned that the panda center had raised their prices for holding a baby panda, by almost 50%...and the fee can only be paid in Chinese money...cash only. So many families, …
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There is a saying that the Chinese
- Eat everything in the sky except a plane
· Eat everything in the sea except a boat
· Eat everything on land with four legs except a table
On our way to the airport to catch our flight to Chengdu, we stop in at a local supermarket for …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
the people are nice, but hard to order a pot of coffee - this seems to be unheared of.
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