Travel Blogs from Shanghai
... 3/4 of the worlds construction cranes were here in Shanghai!! The kids asked if we can come back in a few years because they are planning to built a huge Disney Park, larger than the one in FL in Shanghai. Sure, that's a good reason to fly back to China!
We were planning ...
... a surprise. Unfortunately, this was no Christmas present from Santa. Or maybe it was and I've just been particularly naughty this year. Yes, in fact, perhaps a broken viola is the adult version of a lump of coal in your stocking.
I picked up the loose fingerboard and stared at it, puzzled, as my stand partner's shocked gasp summoned all the musicians within earshot to gather round and stare, wide-eyed, into my case. To ...
... or going Ice Skating. We chose ice skating in the end as it was the cheaper of the two and we didn’t want to risk going to see a load of wax work dummies of loads of Chinese people we never heard of or cared about. Ice skating was great fun so fun in fact that I fell over and I fell over hard and got a beauty of graze and most likely a large bruise. Only me I guess. After ice skating we headed down the pedestrian street by now it had got dark and all the lights ...
... awesome for a nice day. Anyway...we started out by walking to Carrefour (the Meijer of China) instead of going to Tesco (the Walmart of China which happens to smell overwhelmingly like half alive bullfrogs...conveniently located in the produce section. Yep, not kiddin) So we ventured out and ended up taking a nice walk around the suburby part of our neighborhood. Once we got to the mall where Carrefour is, we decided to shop around a little bit.
First stop was ...
... visit to Shanghai I had multiple days of blue skies which made touring around much more pleasant and gave me a whole new impression of this metropolitan city. Without a doubt it is extremely international with expats abound. One day I visited the Propaganda Poster Art Center located in the basement of an apartment complex displaying cartoon style drawings depicting the cultural history of ...
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