Hotel And Resorts / August 16, 2018 / Mercy Stjohn
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.
Oceanview rooms are pricier, but they actually don’t guarantee superior water views. The Intracoastal is equally as scenic, especially with regular yacht traffic. Furthermore, the sun sets on the Intracoastal side, whereas only super-early risers see sunrise over the ocean.