West Lake Hillview International Hotel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... the morning. Luckily, when I found someone who could speak both English and Chinese they told me she had put us on the first train out of Shanghai at 8:30 in the morning on the 5th of November. We left the hotel at 7 and made our way through the metro. The lime green line (2) goes from the park by our hotel straight to the huge train station. When we arrived we were extremely proud of ourselves because using our tickets for reference we read the giant boards ...
... with the food neatly kept and trays clean. It also wasn't so oily. It was bloody hot though, even my lips were on fire. After lunch, just Julian, Becky and I were
left, so we went to the "high street" place I went to during orientation- it rained all day that day
and we got there when it was dark. So ...
So, the chinese visa centre in Singapore would only grant me a 30 day visa for China. On Weds, Triston from Lopair took me to the visa centre in Hangzhou to apply for an extension. I believe it went well... Triston seemed to be in good terms with the visa officers and I know Lopair have dealt with this kind of thing before. My visa will be collected by Triston next week so fingers crossed nothing ...
I got up at 7:00 to get to the train station by 8:00 (I was 10 minutes late). Not to worry. I bumped into R and N who were buying coffee, and D was there too. I sat next to R on the train ride and we small talked about cities and math.
Once there, we took a 70RMB boat ride to an fulfilling island, where myself and D got cranky from the lack of food. So let's skip to the cool ...
... staying here and it's a large place. We received a letter from the hotel manager and an email from the MD of Banyan Tree Hotels, a meal in either restaurant of our choice on the house with a bottle of champagne (very good it was too on both counts) and a bottle of red wine in the room. The staff have succeeded in raising the Banyan Tree in our estimation, but we are looking forward to anonymity again, or at least the level two wide-eye guys travelling together in China can ...