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Shanghai Rewind: Day Eight

(A recap of my China adventures from Monday, August 28th…) The photo above (courtesy of Jian Shuo Wang) shows one of Shanghai’s many cheap and cheerful taxis, instrumental in getting LinLyn and I through the crucial last mile (more like … Continue reading

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Shanghai Rewind: Day Seven

(A recap of my China adventures from Sunday, August 27th…) It seemed like the very patient housekeeping staff at our hotel were consistently kept waiting for us to get up and out of our room, but on this, out last … Continue reading

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Shanghai Rewind: Day Six

(A recap of my China adventures from Saturday, August 26th…) You can’t really spend a Saturday in China without trying some local dim sum, and the locally-famous Crystal Jade didn’t disappoint. We arrived without a reservation and were seated at … Continue reading

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Shanghai Rewind: Day Five

(A recap of our China adventures on Friday, August 25th…) Having denied ourselves any napping the day before we were able to get an early start and make the breakfast buffet at the J.W. Marriott. The western-style grub was great … Continue reading

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Shanghai Rewind: Day Four

(A recap of our China adventures on Thursday, August 24th…) No sleeping in today… In fact, I went ahead and had the free hotel breakfast while LinLyn slept in. Why? I guess I was a bit antsy to get to … Continue reading

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