Lots! There's always some festival just around the corner... music, culture, food, design, etc. Shanghai is the largest city by population in China. With over 23.9 million people living here, there better be something to do everyday.
I first came to Shanghai on a one day tour, stayed overnight, ... (more)
Everyone is online these days. All they do is browse Taobao. All the daily talk and jokes are about Taobao. I'm starting to get into this habit, (just browsing, trying very hard not to buy). (My latest Hello Kitty earbuds bought on Taobao for 5 yuan. Shipping was free because I bought a few other... (more) When I came to Shanghai, I decided to go out of my comfort zone (or ability to communicate in Mandarin). I met locals, befriended them, and now I have bff's. I could of stayed in the expat community. I even met people from Vancouver, BC, Canada, (where I came from). I left Vancouver to experience... (more)