Must-See Museum just an hour away from Shanghai

Last month I had the great fortune to have the opportunity to have an extended visit to Shanghai.  Suzhou is one of the most popular day trip attractions for those visiting Shanghai. It’s even possible to visit when transiting through Shanghai because the high-speed trains go almost directly to Suzhou depending on the time. ThereContinue reading “Must-See Museum just an hour away from Shanghai”

The Ancient and Modern Suzhou

Suzhou in Brief There are many reasons to visit the suburban water town of Suzhou.  It’s where In 1272, Marco Polo stopped by and added it to his top 5 list of the most beautiful cities in China. This merchant city still holds its place as one of China’s trade and manufacturing centers.  This beganContinue reading “The Ancient and Modern Suzhou”