From Baoshan, the city of Nanjing is 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the west.
Baoshan isn't the only place in this popular region worth seeing; visitors with plenty of time should also take a day trip or two to experience the charms of the surrounding scenery, towns and cities.
Venture into the past during your time in Yunnan. Visit one of the old towns for which this place is renowned.
If you're not the kind to take a break simply to shuffle between the pool and the buffet, Yunnan offers a number of action-packed pursuits such as hiking and mountain climbing. Why not combine learning with pleasure during your stay by joining a group of like-minded travelers on one of Baoshan's popular cycling tours.
Impress the locals in Yunnan, by making the effort to speak the Mandarin language. "Nǐ yào bú yào gēn wǒ tiàowǔ" translates to "Would you like todance with me?" "This gentleman/lady will pay for everything" is another good one know, so try getting your mouth around "Zhèiwèi xiānsheng huì qīngdān"
You will be reluctant to say "Zàijiàn" (farewell) to this interesting area.