My 5: The Jumeirah Hotel – Nanjing, China.

The Jumeirah Hotel Nanjing China

1. October 2018. If you’ve got some serious cash to splash in Nanjing and are having trouble getting rid of it all, why not consider a stay at The Jumeirah Hotel? Located in one of the stunning twin towers of Nanjing International Youth Culture Centre, there are 212 luxurious suites spread out between the 41stand […]

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My 5: Nanjing Olympic Museum, China.

The Olympic Museum Nanjing China

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. October 2018. I have to admit that I didn’t know Nanjing even had an Olympic Museum until I walked right into it during our explorations of the city’s Youth Olympic Sports Park. It was opened in […]

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My 5: The Nanjing Eye, China.

The Nanjing Eye pedestrian bridge Nanjing Olympic Park China

1. October 2018. There’s some really impressive architecture to be found all around Nanjing’s Olympic Park. This stylish steel pedestrian and cycle bridge connects the Youth Olympic Sports Park and Jiangxinzhou Forest Park. It’s free to cross and on a day like this there are fine views out across the Yangtze River and the Olympic […]

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My 5: Zifeng Tower – Nanjing, China.

Zifeng Tower Nanjing China

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. October 2018. Wherever I am I the world I often like to squeeze a skyscraper into my city trips. I’m a sucker for a sweeping birdseye panoramic and the resulting photos always look great in my […]

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My 5: Yangtze River Bridge – Nanjing, China.

Yangtze River Bridge Park Nanjing China

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. October 2018. It was day four of China’s Golden Week and Jaylin and I awoke to another perfect blue sky after some serious sleep in the hotel. We’d been utterly exhausted tackling the multitudes at Nanjing’s heavyweight […]

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My 5: Xiaoling Tomb of the Ming Dynasty – Nanjing, China.

Xiaoling Tomb of The Ming Dynasty Zhongshan National Park Nanjing China

1. October 2018. A number of Nanjing’s most historical sites can be found within the mountainous grounds of Zhongshan National Park. Having already conquered the three hundred and ninety two step glory of Sun Yat-Sen Mausoleum, Jaylin and I set off on a half an hour walk through the park forest to check out another […]

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My 5: Sun Yat-Sen Mausoleum – Nanjing, China.

Sun Yat-Sen Mausoleum Purple Mountain Nanjing China

1. October 2018. It’s funny how us westerners know all about Chairman Mao but it when comes to Dr. Sun Yat-Sen most folk have never even heard of him, let alone able to reel off a few facts from his hugely important contribution to Chinese history. Fondly tagged The Father Of The Nation, Sun Yat-Sen was […]

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