A great way to punctuate the family summer vacation season is a trip abroad. Consider a trip to China for a family with tween and teen children for total immersion in and ancient and ever-growing culture. Here’s the scoop on where to stay and what to do to make the most of your global travel.
Shanghai, China’s most populated city is home to over 23 million people. You’ll have plenty of neighbors and still get to enjoy peaceful relaxation in this chic city apartment. Cozy features like an enclosed Zen balcony and a fountain view for teat time feel very Chinese and sophisticated.
Getting around will be easy. Major rail lines, the city metro, and even high-speed rail systems all make plenty of stops in Shanghai. If you’re headed to area attractions like the Aquarium, the waterfront, or even historic sites, the rail system is convenient. If you prefer to enjoy the sights near your vacation home base, plenty of adorable shops are within walking range. The apartment is located in a district of Shanghai that is filled with the up-and-coming trends, top cuisine, cutting edge fashion boutiques, and city night life attractions.
Some of the top hot spots to visit with the family include the Shanghai Museum, the Jade Buddha Temple, and Yuyuan Gardens. You’ll be able to get a dose of history, faith culture, and the city’s love for engineered prestige. The street market adjacent to the gardens is a great place to browse and pick up souvenirs for friends back home.
If you’re looking for a more traditional resort experience during your visit, the rental home is complete with a cook and daily cleaning service. A nanny service and even massage services can be arranged. The apartment also includes a hot tub and an elegantly decorated master suite to ensure that mom and dad have a relaxing romantic time as well.