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A first taste of China

One of my favourite things about being in a new place is all the new sounds and smells. The night time silence outside my window at home has been replaced with the sound of loud voices I don’t understand, dogs barking, fireworks, cars beeping and cats fighting. 884 more words


What I ate in Shanghai! Simply Thai

We seriously do not eat much Shanghai Food in … Shanghai. lol. I really don’t know why, I am not a big fan of Shanghai food, too sweet for me. 253 more words


Elephant Through a Microscope 3

Five years ago, when I was living in Shanghai, China, I started photographing and interviewing my neighbors. I called the project “An Elephant Through a Microscope” because I was attempting to learn more about the giant city of Shanghai by meeting individual citizens. 823 more words


Crème Brûlée Tea Ice Cream

Shanghai’s Grand Gateway 66 is home to a branch of Singapore-based tea company TWG. Besides tea, the shop also offers an array of desserts, various flavors of ice cream, and a full dining menu. 147 more words


Kicking Off the AdVENTURE Challenge: China - First Impressions

By Philip Webster

After a brief fifteen-hour flight, Tiffany and I arrived in Shanghai on Thursday afternoon. Upon arrival I was seriously questioning my decision to pull an all-nighter the night before we left Maryland. 581 more words


Maria's New York

The past two weeks have been a little frustrating, because I’ve been just too overwhelmed by the experiences I’ve had, and as a result haven’t really been able to write about them coherently (and isn’t that the mark of a bad writer? 722 more words