Shanghai Cafe wishes you a comfortable stay in your Fenglu hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Savoy Hotel in London, the Chelsea Hotel in New York, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, Claridge's in London, the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa and the Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Myths, Legends and Folklore of China
How Buddha offered Heaven to Monkey if Monkey was powerful enough to escape from his palm, but Buddha's command of space and time was such that his palm encompassed the Universe, and Monkey was trapped within Buddha's magical mountain; how some cattle have twisted horns because some magical cattle were twisting off their horns to make a house of horns for a Thai girl, the daughter of a magical bull, but were told to stop because enough horns had already been gathered; how Monkey was given a magical weapon by a Dragon King but misused it by trying to conquer the world; how, after causing trouble in heaven, Monkey escaped to Mount Hua-Kuo, where he repulsed Heaven's armies, proclaiming himself to be both a saint and ruler of Heaven; how Monkey, as Master of the Heavenly Peach Orchard, was slighted by not being invited to the Peach Festival and avenged himself by eating and drinking all of the food and drink at the festival; how Kuan Yin (Guanyin), who could have achieved nirvana much sooner, postponed her total enlightenment so that she could provide earthly help to those in need; and how yin and yang were separated from the egg of chaos by the birth of Phu-hu who, while the universe expanded, filled the space between the earth (yin) and the sky (yang) until he died and his flesh became soil, his tears rivers and his breath wind, are among the myths, legends and folktales of China. (We do not promote superstition and they are presented for your interest only.)