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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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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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Get 10% off Astrill VPN

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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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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Your next holiday in China

I’ll save you the usual Shanghai media waffle-introduction of “holidays are coming up so let’s take a look at blah blah blah blah”, and get right into it: Dali, Yunnan A 5 hour flight from Shanghai could take you to Thailand, Japan, or the Philippines, but Yunnan is worth seeing while you are already in […]

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Quote of the day

Quote of the decade on this website, because we don’t do quotes. But here’s a rather prescient one from Oscar Wilde: “Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing” Deep.

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