My Shanghainese Birthday

Sunday… was my birthday and you’ll never believe what Blair got me! A trip to Shanghai! &x1F60A One of the best birthday gifts ever! And boy did we have big

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The longest queue was 9 hours just to get in….

Shanghai, our last stop whilst in China, although I live in a city & LOVE getting out of London, the city boy inside me took over, it was good to

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No Good without Connection: a story from Shanghai

After having lunch with a beautiful woman a young man entered a taxi in the center of downtown Shanghai. The taxi driver asked where to and the man told him

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Shanghai Expo…a last glimpse before it’s too late…

I’m not used to blog much on my regular trips to Shanghai, but this one is a little special. The Expo 2010 is nearly over. I decided to do few

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Expo-ring in Shanghai

Late on Sunday night, after much chaos regarding our passports (which were still in Hangzhou getting visa extensions) we left for Shanghai to see the Expo because it closes at

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Shanghai World Expo

Last Saturday (October 9)… we had the exciting opportunity to visit the World Expo, which is coincidentally in Shanghai while we’re here! Since May, the World Expo has attracted over

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Visiting Shanghai

I had quite a few different chances to go into Shanghai while taking my TESL course this past summer. Here are some of the things I did and saw. (This

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Tadaaa We finally arrived. 20 Hours +

As I am writing the alarm on the safe is ringing. I musta hit the wrong button. Now I have to call the concierge. So I called and someone answered

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Life of a Southerner in China

So I have been missing the south a lot recently and so here are somethings that both make me miss the south and make China feel a little more like

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Our Trip to the Expo

Last week Becca, Mike and I went to the Expo with our Chinese friend Liz. Here are some great pictures from the wonderful time we had. The Expo was not

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