Hotel And Resorts / August 16, 2018 / Mercy Stjohn
As I reclined in my beach lounger under a regal green, gold and white branded umbrella, overlooking the sugar sands of the Gulf coast, I took note of who might be enjoying the sunshine along with me. Is the Don CeSar still just a haven for the well-heeled, as it was in days gone by? Quite the contrary.
On the other side of the world is Chengdu. Have you heard of it? It’s the fourth largest city in China and home to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding—with nonstop service on United Airlines from San Francisco. Travelers find visits to the research base mesmerizing, and Swire’s new Temple House Hotel is the place to stay while checking it out.