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China in a Heart Bit - Cruise on the Yangtze River
Ever wanted to experience a cruise on the Yangtze River but never had enough time to fly to Chongqing or Yichang and spend 4 or 5 days sailing downstream or upstream?
The cruise begins with the Captain's Welcome Reception with the entire management team present followed by a party. After a sumptuous breakfast and briefing you can take part in Tai Chi exercises, explore the Captain's Bridge, and enjoy the various in-depth lectures on the Yangtze River and its influence on Chinese history, to learn about how trade from the port of Shanghai into the heart of China brought prosperity to the country. Upon arrival in Yangzhou you can visit the Ge Garden, created for a wealthy salt merchant in the Qing Dynasty, and a beautiful example of the harmony of Jing and Jang. Walk through Yangzhou's rich heritage by visiting Dongguan Street, once the main transport artery through the town and today a commercial and cultural centre. Upon your return on board enjoy your dinner and dance the night away all the way back to Shanghai.
The 3 day short cruise Shanghai-Yangzhou-
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