Tag Archives: Shanghai

Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

Here’s how it works: 1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog anytime before the following Friday when the next photo theme … Continue reading

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Mingtown Shanghai Hostel

The folks at Mingtown also have a hostel in Shanghai. It’s within walking distance of People’s Square, Nanjing Street, which offers lots of shopping, and several museums. I think it’s an easy walk to the Bund as well. It’s very … Continue reading

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Shanghai Art Museum

I visited the Shanghai Art Museum in December. The day I went only one exhibit was open, but since the museum is free, I went in. I liked paintings by Peng Cainian, though I’d say these seemed more like “living … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012

New to The Daily Post? Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, you’re invited to get involved in our Weekly Photo Challenge to help you meet your blogging goals and give you another way to take part in Post a … Continue reading

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October Chaos

Autumn Festival in China is next week so it’s time to make travel arrangements. The smart thing to do is to leave the country as in-country travel will be overcrowded, but we don’t have multiple entry visas, though we asked … Continue reading

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Medical Test Scandal in China

According to The Shanghai Daily, a television reporter in China went to a number of private hospitals for a medical exam. Instead of handing over a urine sample, he filled the little cup with green tea. Did the doctors figure … Continue reading

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Shanghai at New Year’s

It’s good luck to wear red underwear if you’re born in the year of the particular Chinese zodiac animal. This year that would be the dragon. There’s a lot of red underwear on sale this time of year.

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