Business Class lounge at Shanghai Hongqiao International Terminal 1

I wrote before about how I liked Shanghai's Hongqiao Airport, which is the lesser known of the city's airport as it handles mostly domestic flights. The presence of a transportation hub comprising of city buses, long distance buses, the high speed rail station next to it and a modern airport terminal makes it appealing to [...]

Sheraton Hongkou Hotel – Shanghai Hotel Review

The Sheraton Hongkou was the 3rd hotel I stayed in Shanghai and was the only one located at the other end of the city in Puxi. Specifically the hotel is located in a residential neighbourhood of Hongkou district. After finishing with my business in Puxi in the evening, I collected my luggage which I had [...]

Fly to Shanghai from Vancouver this summer in Business Class for around $2300

Fly to Shanghai from Vancouver this summer in Business Class for around $2300

While searching for flights to Asia, I noticed some pretty good deals over the summer for Business Class travel to China, especially Shanghai. Flights between Vancouver and Shanghai are usually around $1000-1400 in Economy Class, though over the summer (most days in August and September) flights from Vancouver to Shanghai are around $2,300 (~C$2,900). With [...]