If you read any of the travel guidebooks you’ll know that the Xin Tian Di Shanghai district is highly recommended for this prosperous city. Full of architectural history and fitting of the modern day shopping lifestyle it is a big draw. For those struggling to say the name think of it like most words in […]
China is a fascinating country rich in history and culture. With growing prosperity this economic powerhouse is attracting more foreigners every year. So what are the strange customs of China and things you need to know? Here are 21 things I’ve discovered over the years.
When you are in China, indulging in a massage, or more specifically, a foot massage in Shanghai is a wonderful, relaxing and revitalising experience. My most recent visit to Shanghai saw me experience probably the finest foot massage of my life.
When I looked online for a China Southern Airlines review I’d often find very negative reviews. Yet my previous memory of the southern China airline was fairly average. It seemed only fair that I give them another go and see if it is really that bad?
Using the internet in China has been a growing challenge for years. More and more sites for social media and search activity have become blocked and the speed of connection is a challenge. A way to overcome this is to use a VPN for China so you can access Facebook, Twitter and more. The reliability […]
For as long as I can remember there have been cheap DVDs for sale in Shanghai, in fact all over China. It is a big business and provides income for many hundreds of thousands if not millions of Chinese people.
Like many Asian countries it is quite easy to find a massage in China. Yet often synonymous with the sex industry how do you distinguish the good non-sexual massage parlours from the seedy ones?
In my mind when I go for a night out, Hongmei Lu Shanghai is probably the best place to go in the city. The Hongmei pedestrian street (although sometimes referred to as the Hong Mei Entertainment Street) is a place dedicated to eating and drinking with a primary focus on Western workers and visitors. It […]