Most tourists visit Suzhou as a day trip from Shanghai. Continue reading “TRANSPORTATION IN SUZHOU: HOW TO GET THERE BY TRAIN OR BUS FROM SHANGHAI, NANJING, HANGZHOU AND OTHER CITIES”
For general information see the post TRAVEL BY TRAIN IN CHINA. Shanghai has several main train stations: Continue reading “SHANGHAI: GETTING THERE AND AWAY BY TRAIN, BUS AND BOAT”
PUDONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (PVG)
It is by far the main airport in Shanghai, with more than 60 million travelers in 2015. It is located 30 km east of the city center. Continue reading “HOW TO GET TO SHANGHAI FROM THE AIRPORTS”
The information in this article is subject to rapid change, requirements vary in months or a few years time and according to the applicant’s nationality. These are the procedures to obtain it as of July 2018 for citizens of 51 countries: Continue reading “TOURIST VISA FOR CHINA”
- I was here on June 20, 2018.
- Time needed: 2 hours are more than enough.
- My score: starting from 3/5, since it depends on how many Greco-Roman ruins you’ve seen before.
If you have seen few, Ephesus will impress you very much, they are the best that exist. Continue reading “EPHESUS”
- I was here: June 20, 2018.
- Recommended number of days: none.
- My score: 1/5.
As in many other cases, this city does not fail because it is dangerous or unpleasant, but because it does not have any relevant tourist attraction itself; it is the closest urban spot to Ephesus though, which deserves a visit and is barely 3 km away. Continue reading “SELÇUK”