by A Total TaiTai Tale


When we arrived there was a tour of the Hotel scheduled so we jumped on the opportunity.

Dubbed “La Maison Bleue” the flamboyant masterpiece of 38 rooms, 5 courtyards, 7 staircases and 220 windows took a very special man to create.
Arriving penniless from Guandong province, China at the age of 16, Cheong Fatt Tze grew to become one of the most historic and colorful personalities of the era. “One of China last Mandarins and first capitalists”

It’s a gorgeous building

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