Millennium Hongqiao Hotel Shanghai
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I am a couple days behind on the blog. Sorry to keep my readers waiting! These photos are from June 15th. Jin and I visited Pudong, Shanghai's modern business and financial district during the day. We had brunch at a famous restaurant called Nan South Beauty, walked around the upscale IFC mall, and then went to see ...
... blast furnace supposed to last 12 years....this one last 17 years **big smile**". We were all left wondering as the bus pulled away how that could, in any regards, be a positive thing for the company.
In between our visit to Amcham and Bao steel I happened to die. I managed to eat chocolate mousse at a high end dessert place and was sick with food poisoning for the entire rest of the day into the night because of it. Of my almost 2 months total time spent ...
... for $!. I uses these in place of chips as a snack because I am not paying $10 for potato chips. I have also bought a lot of fruit and vegetables that are easy to keep and snack on such as cumquats, cherry tomatoes, carrots and bananas. Seriously, I must have eaten 3 lbs of cumquats this week. Nice snack, small, keeps well and no clean up. Keep a small bag in the car for the ride to and from work. While I used to skip breakfast a lot, for this first week I ...
... green tea is made with 180º-190º temperature water, and can last 1 full day. Green tea leaves can be used in cooking to promote happy digestion. To this end, we are shown an experiment where rice and iodine are put into two glasses. Hot water is added and nothing changes. Then, green tea is added to one glass and the iodine and rice lighten up to the point that the rice is white again. A crushed up green tablet is added to the second glass, ...
... and AJ. They had invited us to go to a whiskey tasting in downtown Shanghai. The tickets were 150 RMB (about $28) per person. They got us discounted tickets from the vice-principal a AJ's school who had a VIP ticket. The event was in a hotel on the 9th floor which was a very large ballroom. We got to the whiskey tasting at about 3:30 PM and stayed until about 7:00 PM when it ended. The ticket gained us entry to the event, a gift bag, and all the whiskey we wanted to try. The ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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