My 5: Rain Room – Yuz Museum, Shanghai.

Inside Rain Room Yuz Museum Shanghai.

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. March 2019. “Have you heard about Rain Room?” my colleague Lena asked me back in Ruian a few days before my Shanghai trip. Hmm, I had not heard of Rain Room, “What’s the deal?” When she explained […]

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My 5: Shanghai French Concession Part II.

Ni Er Statue Wulumuqi Road Shanghai French Concession.

Want to get the full picture? Before reading this why not start with my article: My 5: Shanghai French Concession Part I. 1. March 2019. It was late afternoon in Shanghai’s gorgeous French Concession District and I’d been exploring pretty much the whole day. My legs were oh so tired by this point, so it […]

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My 5: Shanghai French Concession Part I.

Walking route Shanghai French Concession.

1. March 2019. If I had to pick my favorite Shanghai day it would definitely be the hours I spent mooching about the city’s historical French Concession district. A million miles away from the teeming masses of The Bund, Shanghai’s French Concession is a sleepy network of tree-lined streets, flowery alleyways, ultra-trendy cafes, bars and […]

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My 5: Shanghai 1933 Slaughterhouse.

1933 Slaughterhouse Shanghai.

1. March 2019. When I was compiling my potential hit list of Shanghai sights to turn into articles, I wanted to seek out some truly unique city spots. You know, the kind of stuff that gets the people saying WTF! And boy oh boy did I find just that in the form of Shanghai 1933 Slaughterhouse! […]

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My 5: Waibaidu Bridge, Shanghai.

Waibaidu Bridge Shanghai.

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. March 2019. Located at the confluence of Suzhou Creek and the Huangpu River, Shanghai’s Waibaidu Bridge looks like a modest little structure at first glance. But what it may lack in length and height, it certainly […]

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My 5: The Pudong Skyline, Shanghai.

Visit The Pudong Shanghai.

1. March 2019. Throw out a quick Google search on the world’s top ten city skylines and there’s nearly always a spot for Shanghai and its amazing Pudong Skyline. Pudong means East of the river and in this case China’s most famous row of skyscrapers sit snugly on the eastern bank of The Huangpu River. It’s […]

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My 5: The Bund, Shanghai.

A stroll down The Bund Shanghai.

Reading from China? This My 5 contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! 1. March 2019. It was so weird to be walking down The Bund again almost ten years since I was last here with S back in another life. I couldn’t tell you what the weather was like […]

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