Weekly Photo Challenge – Everyday Life

One of our favourite pastimes in China was people watching, and there is no better place to do it than the myriad tea houses, like this one in Chongqing. A cup of tea, with unlimited refills of hot water, and pavement tables full of local people, for just 4 yuan! Jimmy, our guide informed us that these…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Movement II

A little child working a water treadmill in Fuxing park, Shanghai Thank you for visiting and have a great weekend! You can see other things in motion here Related articles: Weekly Photo Challenge – Movement

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The Garden Of Peace & Happiness!

Built by a dutiful son for his retired parents, the Yuyuan is a 400 year old classical Chinese garden in the midst of the urban jungle that is modern Shanghai. Located in the heart of the old town in Puxi, not far from the bund, it is high on every tourist itinerary. Not surprisingly therefore –…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast

The ICBC building* rising in stark contrast against the traditional roof tops of Yu Yuan Garden in Shanghai’s old city seems perfect for this challenge! Check out all the other great entries here! Thank you for visiting and have a great weekend! * The building in this image is actually the ICBC building in Puxi…

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