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Planning a trip to Shanghai – How to begin and other tips

Planning a trip to Shanghai can be quite daunting for some (I was pretty overwhelmed when I first started) so I have listed a few hopefully useful tips for all who are interested bearing in mind that I am no expert and that all I had was a short weekend there. If this can be… Read more »

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A quick day trip out to Qibao Watertown

Qibao (七宝镇 – Qībǎo Zhèn) is a small town in one of the many districts of spawling Shanghai that can satisfy your urge (if any) to get out of the crazy crowded metropolis of central Shanghai. If you are interested in taking a stroll along an old watertown steeped in rich history and culture away… Read more »

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3 days in Shanghai – Tips for a short trip to this amazing city

Crowded, Cosmopolitan, Charming. Shanghai is one city that I feel almost needs no introduction. It is constantly in the news for reasons good and bad, its also one that amazes me because it is a country so full of extremes. For one, most travellers i’ve met either love or hate the city. It is difficult to… Read more »