I mentioned Mark Kitto's book Moganshan. Today I came across a positive review of it by Jeff Moger on enjoyclassifieds' blog.
While I have still not had the chance to read it, Mark Kitto led a run a couple weeks back (on my second trip to Moganshan) for a bunch of..
I've been to Hong Kong on two occasions, once in winter and once in spring. Both trips were very different. Every time I visit Hong Kong, I'm impressed with how beautiful and sophisticated it is. I wonder if I would like to live there one day. It's a definite maybe.....
A skeptical cyclist tests Suzhou, finding charm in silkworms and Song Dynasty streets alike. Is the old line about "paradise" still true? When Marco Polo visited Suzhou in the 13th century he saw "no fewer than fifteen thousand vessels" on the canals and compared the..
The name is Hof (House of Flour).
Having just opened in July, I realized Hof was worth a nice mention after my second visit there in one week. After reading a great review of the place on Smart Shanghai and hearing Trista Baldwin (City Weekend's former dining..
"Marla--the big tourist. Her lie reflected my lie. And suddenly I felt nothing." --Jack, Fight Club
On the weekend, I took an afternoon daytrip from Shanghai to Zhujiajiao. After two years living in Shanghai, I..
Yesterday afternoon we attended a talk at the JC Mandarin with Cherie Blair and guest speakers Jane Huang and Sha Sha. The Chinese version of Blair's autobiography Speaking for Myself was launched at the Shanghai Book Fair yesterday.
We were a little disappointed..
Rebekah runs in the footsteps of ancient heroes, finding a race that's more about scenery, solidarity and fun than blood, sweat and tears.
"Oooooohh, it's so good, it's so good, it's so good, it's so good, it's so gooooooooooood"......
KUNMING: Land in Kunming in the morning and grab a taxi to Salvadore's Coffee House (76 Wen Lin Jie, Wen Hua Xiang) for a big breakfast or lunch. If you live in Kunming, I've been told that Salvadore's is your home away from home. This is a..
Greennovate's Mihela Hladin talks green China travel and hotels, going green during a financial crisis, and shares eco-friendly travel tips.
On April 22, Shanghai's star green team, Greennovate, is hosting their second annual Earth Day event. Greennovate has made..