Shanghai Cafe wishes you a comfortable stay in your Jinzhou hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Casas da Villa in Trancoso, Brazil, the Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Hotel Icon in Hong Kong, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the Iguazu Grand Resort Spa and Casino in Puerto Iquazu, Brazil, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa and the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong. are internationally renowned hotels.
Myths, Legends and Folklore of China
How victims of drowning became ghosts (kuei) until another unfortunate person drowned at the same place (an event that the kuei might therefore initiate); how the souls of people eaten by tigers were enslaved by the big cats until until their ghosts (kuei) had lured someone else to a similar fate; how there are five kinds of lung (dragon), specifically the ethereal dragons of the rain and wind, the earthly dragons that created rivers and lakes, the five-clawed imperial dragons (most dragons are depicted with four claws), heavenly guardian dragons and dragons that protect hidden treasures; how, during the quest to the Western Paradise, the Buddhist pilgrim Thang Seng disciplined Monkey by means of a magical, squeezing helmet; how suicides became wandering and often malevolent ghosts (kuei), at least until the time of their natural death, as recorded by the deity Shou-lao, had been reached; how Monkey became drunk while conquering the world, enabling his heavenly foes to send him to Hell; and 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, are among the myths, legends and folktales of China. (We do not promote superstition and they are presented for your interest only.)