Manchester United

Our first outing to watch soccer (football), Manchester United V Shanghai Shenhua at Shanghai Stadium on July 25th 2012 . It was one of the high light spending summer holiday in the city for… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Terracotta Warrior, Xian

Shanghai at Dusk

The last couple of days we’ve experienced clear blue sky and nice warm weather here in the city, such a rare treat. Ever since we arrived (around 7 months ago) this is the… Continue reading

Somtam Thai

Got my Thai food craving fulfilled at The Cook today thanks to their current Thai food promotion. Khun Suksan, the visiting Thai Chef made me spicy Somtam Poramai (mixed fruit) with lots of… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday ~ Home with a View

As mentioned earlier in Packed,Unpacked and Settling Down these are view of Century Park and Pudong sky scraper from our balcony, home sweet home.

Packed, Unpacked and Settling Down

Hello from Shanghai! Latest update from us, we’ve shifted from the hotel to our “home”. We’ve been apartment hunting since mid of June here in Pudong area, found a great place just across… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday ~ Shanghai Bright Light

Summer Holiday is ON

No more continuous early morning alarms for the next 60 days for me, huurraayy! To mark the first day of summer holiday Little Miss and I were staying-in late (well, in bed for… Continue reading

Motorized Dragon Boat at The Kerry Hotel

Duanwu Jie, a traditional and statutory holiday fall on every fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, also called Double Fifth, is originating in China and celebrated with combination of dragons, spirits,… Continue reading

First Bike Ride in Pudong

After 6 months living in Shanghai and trying all sorts of transportation to explore the city (lot’s of walking, taxi, subway/metro, private cars, maglev, ferry) finally I get a hold of a bicycle… Continue reading