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An indelible impression

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 in Current Blog, Shanghai Diary | 0 comments

We returned to Toronto five days ago and are still feeling the effects of jet lag, and of the trip. Our Beijing guide, Babbitt, was kind...

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Disco and dumplings

Posted by on Mar 17, 2013 in Current Blog, Shanghai Diary | 0 comments

  The Chinese elderly are the most vibrant seniors I have ever seen, although our guide Babbitt pointed out that I am only seeing the...

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Dis place meant

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in Current Blog, Shanghai Diary | 0 comments

The experience of being away is always beneficial, but in ways you might not expect. We are in a three-day hiatus between guests, so...

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Dining at the Oriental Pearl Tower

Posted by on Feb 21, 2013 in Current Blog, Shanghai Diary | 0 comments

  Yesterday we (me, husband, OD or Older Daughter) did the most touristy thing we could think of for OD’s last day in Shanghai....

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Year of the snakes and ladders

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Current Blog, Shanghai Diary | 0 comments

Life is beginning to turn right side up. The students are returning to our Fudan University campus from their spring festival visits to...

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