Category Suzhou, China

Suzhou Revisited

This week we went away to Suzhou for the weekend as it is Dad’s 50th birthday tomorrow, I had a school half-term holiday & Mum had a holiday for labour day. On Friday we drove to Suzhou and stopped at Suzhou village – owned by the same people as Bicester village – to see the […]

Something’s wrong in Suzhou

Is Suzhou really Paradise?

Dear Bloggers, Suzhou is about 1.5 hours drive from Shanghai, so a good place for a short visit. Yesterday (Monday) we checked into our hotel & after lunch we went for a walk in the gardens behind our hotel – Panmen scenic area. There was a very old pagoda – Ruiguang – as well as […]