We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Hangtou hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Langham Shanghai Xintiandi in Shanghai, the Queen Mary in Long Beach, the historic Convento do Carmo Hotel in Salvador, Brazil, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China, the Intercontinental Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil and the Imperial Hotel in Delhi. 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 Yu-ti and his wife Wang-mu rule heaven and, at one time, aided their earthly counterparts; how Monkey (Sun Hou-Tzu) was hatched from an egg on the eastern side of the Pacific (so is technically a New World monkey); how Monkey was released from his mountain prison, to accompany the pilgrim Thang Seng and his assistant Pig on their quest to the Western Paradise, to bring back the original teachings of Buddha; how Monkey learned great magic from a Taoist Immortal and used his skills to rule all of the monkeys in the world; how, when Monkey asked Thang Seng to remove the squeezing helmet that he had used to discipline Monkey during the quest to the Western Paradise, Monkey found that it had already vanished as a result of his reformation and enlightenment; and how, during the quest to the Western Paradise, the Buddhist pilgrim Thang Seng disciplined Monkey by means of a magical, squeezing helmet, are among the myths, legends and folktales of China. (We do not promote superstition and they are presented for your interest only.)