Friday, February 28, 2020
22 most fun thins to do home

22 most fun things to do when you are home alone…

A fast-growing virus called the "new coronavirus" also known as COvid-19, has infected a lot of Chinese and spread…

Indoor Skydiving in Shanghai: The Only Place We Know

Pros – Defy gravity – The only one in town (that we know of so far) – Cheaper than actual skydiving Cons – Still…

How to Make Cháoshàn Porridge Like Cháoshàn Rén

Cháoshàn porridge or Cháoshàn Zhōu (潮汕粥) stems from the eponymous town in Guǎngdōng Province, the kind of place where people still slide live,…

How to Get Your Phone Back -After You Left It in…

We’ve all heard about it, but we pray it won’t happen to us. It’s like misplacing your entire life…

What to know when traveling in China during coronavirus spread?

What status is Coronavirus spread now? A coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan, the most famous city in central China….
coronavirus in china

What to do to protect your health for corovirus in China

What is viral pneumonia? Pneumonia is an infection which is caused by viruses, bacteria, parasites, and fungi. It causes inflammation of…

Interview| Izia Higelin’s So Rock’n Roll She Passes Out After Our…

I was told Izia was going to be late for the interview because she was just stepping into the…

Interview | Simon Wilde on Picking Up Where Pollock Left Off…

Simon Wilde is a newcomer to the Shanghai art scene, an Australian who just recently moved into Prairie Gallery in…

Interview| Lǐ Shǒubái and Preserving Shanghai’s Crucial Hǎipài Culture

Hǎipài” (海派) was a term coined at the beginning of the 20th century to describe, specifically, Shanghainese operatic theatre,…

Chinese business culture shock

There’s culture shock, then there’s business culture shock, and then there’s Chinese business culture shock. I’m not talking about…

12 fascinating facts about Shanghai

1 Much Hudu about nothing Shanghai used to be a fishing village called “Hudu”, derived from the name of a…

Why Mr. X’s Silent Hill Was Such a Letdown (And How…

When I was young, I had to close my eyes during the CSI commercials that came on during Survivor. Even today, I…

How To Call Home On An Actual Phone

Bad day at work? The taxi driver took you to the wrong place because your pronunciation sucks, you moron,…

What’s It Really Like Being A Chinese Interpreter?

In recent years, TV drama playwrights in China are running out of stories illustrative of domestic life and are…

Zhang Leping Museum | A Child’s View of China’s (Sometimes Dark)…

If you asked countries to nominate their most famous cartoon characters, America would probably nominate Mickey Mouse or Garfield…

Let Me Take Your Selfie | China Girl by Thierry Coulon

A French photographer in Shanghai with an eye for hidden talents has put together a series showcasing 60 Chinese…

Shanghai Style Trending on the DL

As a newcomer to Shanghai, it would be rather easy to dismiss the Chinese fashion community into those who…

The Story Behind Shanghai’s (Former) French Concession

Have you ever been ambling down a leafy street in the (former) shanghai's French Concession, sipping on a baguette…