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See The Real China! Natural Weekend Getaway

Dragon Valley in Zhejiang is a perfect place to escape the gritty city of Shanghai. Refill your breaths with fresh air. Play around in the little rivers. See nature and the wild. Hike, bike, relax and snooze. Open air BBQs and drinking. Family-friendly times, shuttle bus return from Shanghai, English-speaking guide and host. For all […]

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Official Shanghai F1 Tickets: Best Seats / Best Views

The Chinese Grand Prix 2016 is coming on April the 17th, so get prepared by getting your tickets now. Read here about the best F1 seats for the best views at the Shanghai F1.  

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How to find love in Shanghai

1. Get hooked up before party season starts Everyone has to have a party for the next four months. Early Christmas parties, pre-traveling Christmas house-parties, New Year’s bashes, Chinese New Year, and then, oh dear Lord, Valentine’s. It is undesirable to be the third wheel, the gooseberry, the ugly loner, at any of these events. […]

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How to Attract People at Parties in Shanghai

Don’t play it cool Making subtle eye-contact for three hours and then feeling sad when someone else starts talking to that person you like, doesn’t make sense. Start the conversation! “Hello” usually works just fine Don’t do the list “How long have you been in Shanghai?” “What do you do?” “Where are you from?” Booooring. […]

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How many WeChat mistakes have you noticed?

A WeChat photo might only tell 5% of the real story, but if you learn to look a little harder, you can see where the real fakes are, and the false reality is … All The Single Ladies Be single, be dating, be married, whatever. But probably don’t be single and keep telling everyone HOW […]

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10 Huge Awesome Epic Films Coming in 2016

There’s some top films coming next year – which one are you most looking forward to? Pride and Prejudice and Zombies 5 February 2016 Genius title, fun concept: Jane Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England is faced with a new challenge — an army […]

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Shanghai Luxury Car Service

Looking for Western drivers with a Shanghai airport car service? We know all too well that arriving at an airport in Shanghai is not as user-friendly as in some countries. Local drivers will try to cheat, lie, arrive late (or not at all). Local ‘service’ standards mean smelly cars, gruff drivers, and worse, dangerous driving […]

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Best Shanghai Copywriting

Call it marketing, content, copywriting, SEO, animation & graphics, filming & voice-over, awareness & karma – we provide a quality service of experience and expertise, at reasonable costs and at satisfying speed. Send a contact for a chat and a quote: click here to message the most pleasurable Shanghai copywriting service.  

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Stand-out Memories of Shanghai: Pizza Restaurant Cutie

I’ve lived in Shanghai for a long time. It doesn’t matter exactly how long. But long. In that time, there have been some memories that stand out among the rest. Here’s one: Pizza Restaurant Cutie I was in an Italian restaurant, years ago. It was the kind of place that summed up 2005 Shanghai dining […]

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Best VPN for China expats

Astrill has proven the best over the years. I have used Astrill for four years and not once had a problem. It’s the fastest (tip — use Japan for quickest downloads e.g. from wetransfer), simplest and the price is great. Visit their site for current pricings.  

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