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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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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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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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Shanghai Airport Pick Up

When you arrive to Shanghai, it’s great to use an English-speaking Shanghai airport collection. The alternative options are: Over-priced hotel collections with a non-English speaking driver The dread taxi, a filthy, stinky crash-box Drivers that will arrive late, drive dangerously or the wrong way To be collected in style, on time and driven safely to […]

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Original Shanghai fashion: Emily Keller

Emily Keller is a new fashion label created and made in Shanghai. This video says it all, and will likely get you more interested in the brand and clothes!  

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Great expat offer: get 10% of Astrill !

Astrill is the best, most popular and easiest to use VPN / proxy that there is. Just click this Astrill offer link for a quick and simple 10% off their normal price! Tell your friends and help them get 10% off too, today.    

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Pleasure your budget and your senses by using a freelancer

Finding a Shanghai copywriter is the best way to improve your project. It is interesting how many design, branding or marketing companies will chunter on about how they are kooky vanguards of smirking hipsters, so quirky that they surprise themselves, so 2.0 that they are actually 3.0, and that if you want to work with […]

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Hotel Showcase: Andaz Shanghai

In our Hotel Showcases, we review Shanghai’s hotels in an honest and fair light. Too often, the writer of hotel articles will be told the claimed hotel concept, the stats and bumf by a hotel staff member, and parrot the official details which may be irrelevant to the normal hotel guest. You know, such as […]

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Best Hot Chocolate drink in Shanghai for 10 RMB a cup

The French: useless at War — excellent at chocolate. Finding a quality hot chocolate in Shanghai is not difficult: you go to HoF on either Sinan road (if you can get a seat) or in Lujiazui (if it is open). However, you do have to pay something in the arena of 40 RMB. Starbucks hot […]

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