Tag Archives: china

Yesterday’s Shanghai

Apartments ready to be torn down for development in Shanghai. Continue reading

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Book Review: China Before Steroids

A book review of Colin Thubron’s Behind the Wall, a traveler’s journey through mid-1980’s China (before Shanghai looked like Chicago on steroids). Continue reading

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Dyslexic Shanghai: A Pnik Experience

When PINK becomes PNIK, you know you’re in China. Continue reading

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Checklist for China Visitors

Here is a checklist that every visitor must see on travels to China.  It has nothing to do with the Great Wall, the Forbidden City, or the Terra Cotta Warriors at Xi’an.  Here is the true list of things not to miss … Continue reading

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Crossing a Shanghai Street

There is logic to traffic in Shanghai, but I can’t quite figure it out. A simple crossing of a street becomes an SAT test question. Continue reading

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Shanghai’s Ugly Skyscraper

The ugliest skyscraper in Shanghai is a poor Caesars Palace imitation. But I almost started to like it. Continue reading

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China Offers Free Museum Admission

China will offer citizens admission to museums for free. What does this mean to the US? Continue reading

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