I’ve flown China Southern before and have written a review of my economy class experience. However this year I had an opportunity to experience China Southern Airlines Business Class on a couple of domestic flights. It was a chance to find out if there was a decent step up from the rather poor showing in […]
It is almost that time again to don the costumes, light the bonfires, carve the pumpkins and put in your special coloured . Yet whilst you do some last minute shopping for a great outfit, have you really considered what the event is all about? How many people know the history of halloween and where […]
In the 21st Century everything seems to be digital and about instant access. No matter where you are in the world people are desperate to know what is going on with their social media feeds, check e-mail and keep up to date on their favourite sport or hobby. Yet with so many surfing restrictions or […]
The Pudong Shanghai airport departures terminal 2 is the latest addition to this relatively new airport. It offers state of the art facilities, lots of space and some quirky characters I loved finding. Shanghai has grown significantly in recent years as a holiday destination in China. In addition local economic migration has been significant so […]
When you combine a bustling market place with historic style, a zig zag bridge and beautiful landscape you create the wonderful Yu Yuan Garden Shanghai.
No visit to Shanghai is complete without a visit to the world famous Bund. With wide open roads, colonial buildings and the ultimate postcard photo opportunity the Bund in Shanghai is a must.
If like me and you come from a western country, haggling is not really in our nature. Yet when you are shopping you need to know how to bargain in China. Let me introduce you to the art of barter Shanghai style.
Growing in popularity as a destination there are lots of places to see in Shanghai. Many people take guided tours to cram them all in. Yet with a Shanghai Metro Card you can find lots of things to see in Shanghai in 1 day. The Metro system or Shanghai Subway is a really easy, cost […]