Suzhou Yuhu Resort
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Trip out of Shanghai today to Suzhou about 80 km from Shanghai. 36 degrees so thankful for the coach air con. Travelled along the industrial corridor linking the two cities which was interesting in its own right. Lots of high rise apartment blocks for the workers and factories galore. All very intensive and looking efficient. Sub - text here seemingly - "Be afraid the West, be very afraid!". Certainly as ...
... some part of China (not sure which one).
We made it back to our hotel around 730 for dinner (same as always) and some of us decided to go to the ping pong facilities and play for a while.
Five of us went and played for about an hour.
Looking forward to a bit of an early night.
Thanks for reading, Mom!
Enrique Iglesias- The Ping Pong Song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqON44C LaQM
... the tuk tuk ride back to the hotel. He woke up briefly to discover we were on the back of a bicycle, took it in for a minute, and fell back asleep. It was time for Wu to pick us up and head back to Shanghai for our special duck birthday dinner.
Suzhou is a "smaller" city with a traditional water town located about an hour outside of Shanghai. Of all the places we have planned or are considering to visit, this might be the one I was most looking forward ...
... we split up into two tables. Overall we had something like 12 dishes total-- there was duck, fish, lotus, broccoli, watermelon, curry, beef, rice, ham and more. Once we were full and done sitting around talking, we went back outside to see the skyline lit up. Seeing that at night was one of my most favorite things we do so far on the ...
... a small cities with populations of 6 million. In Wuxi we visited the Li Garden, a very pretty peaceful garden on the edge of Kai lake, one of the largest lakes in China. The garden was built by a wealthy nobleman about 600 years ago as a display of thanks for his good fortune. After admiring the water features, lotus blossoms we then went to a Pearl Factory to see how freshwater pearls are harvested and then to the showroom where, of course, there was pearl jewelry for ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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