Tag Archives: Shanghai

Close encounters with the Chinese toilet

This is easily I think, the best or among the best toilets in China. This should be a tourist attraction in itself. Feel like a bird on a branch as you do your thing on the potty with all of … Continue reading

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Wuzhen’s waterscape

Like the many canals criss-crossing the ancient water town of Wuzhen, life meanders here as it has for more than a thousand years. The old wooden houses, cobble-stone alleys, stone bridges and banks of willow look like they come right … Continue reading

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Zipping through China via Groupon

How far does $40 take you in China? All the way to Wuxi, Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai apparently. This is the price of a Groupon travel deal – $40 for five days and four nights, all accommodation provided, all meals … Continue reading

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