China Category Posts

Loving the Moment Instagram Highlights with Beijing Shangri-La China World Summit Wing & Kerry Beijing

18 August, 2013

We had captured a few moments we loved during our staycations at Shangri-La Singapore and Rasa Sentosa Shangri-La last year.  During our 2-week long trip around China (Beijing –...

Exploring China – Beijing, Hohhot, Baotou, Xian, Hangzhou, Shanghai with Shangri-La Hotels

2 August, 2013

In less than 12 hours, we will be exploring China with Shangri-La Hotels – beginning with Beijing at Shangri-La’s China World Summit Wing which will host the first-ever vertical...

The Shangri-La Inner Mongolia Huhhot Grassland Experience

11 July, 2013

We have read about Genghis Khan’s conquest of China and parts of Europe and how the Great Wall of China had been built to defend against Mongol invaders –...

China’s First International Vertical Run at China World Summit Wing, Beijing

11 July, 2013

For our upcoming China trip in August, we will be skipping the trip to the Great Wall of China during our stay in Beijing at Shangri-La’s China World Summit...

How to Bargain when Shopping in Shenzhen and Hong Kong?

4 November, 2009

To get the most out of your shopping experience in Shenzhen and Hong Kong, you should pick up some bargaining skills or else you will end up paying too...

Activities to Do in Shenzhen: Shopping, Foot Massage, Hair Styling

30 October, 2009

Besides visiting miniature theme parks such as Splendid China and Windows of the World, you can also indulge in various activities e.g. shopping, massage and even get a new...

Shenzhen Windows of the World (Eiffel Tower and Merlion in China?)

28 October, 2009

Located just one metro stop away (at Shijiezhichuang Station on Line 1) from Splendid China lies another amazing theme park – Windows of the World (世界之窗).  As the name...

Shenzhen China Folk Village: Experience All 56 China’s Ethnic Groups Customs in 2 Hours

26 October, 2009

Another part of the Splendid China miniature park is the Chinese Folk Village (深圳中国民俗文化村) where the daily life and architecture of China’s 56 ethnic groups are showcased.  Unlike the...

Shenzhen Splendid China: See All of China’s Attractions in 3 Hours

23 October, 2009

Spreading over an area of 30 hectares, Splendid China is the largest miniature park in the world.  84 replicas of typical Chinese ancient buildings, natural landscapes and folk dwellings,...

Getting Around Shenzhen via Metro

21 October, 2009

To get around the Shenzhen city area, tap on the modern Shenzhen Metro (深圳地铁).  It is the most convenient and cheap  form of transport to get around Shenzhen.  It...

Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Macau Trip Summary

19 October, 2009

For the next few weeks, we will be sharing with you our travel experiences around the Pearl River Delta cities – Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macau. These posts will...

Unusual Hotels: “Oh My God!” Hotel in China

9 August, 2009

China’s Tianzi Garden Hotel You might be wondering why am I showing you a picture of 3 Chinese gods, Fu (in the centre (in red) symbolizing fortune – Mandarin...