Shanghai visit – restaurant recommendations in Shanghai

There was a typhoon hitting Shanghai during the weekend we visited. Usually when I’m in Hong Kong I’m pretty happy when the typhoon signal 8 is announced because it means a day off work, though when you’re at the airport, it’s ridiculously frustrating. Luckily Mr Maps flight was delayed by only two hours, but by … More Shanghai visit – restaurant recommendations in Shanghai

Hotel review in Shanghai, China – New World Shanghai Hotel

New World Shanghai Hotel 上海巴黎春天新世界酒店 I had been looking at the hotels in Shanghai for my weekend stay, and the list seemed endless. Like all the research I did for all my trips, I always look at the tripadvisor ranking and read the reviews before booking hotel. I found New World Shanghai Hotel has the lowest … More Hotel review in Shanghai, China – New World Shanghai Hotel

Hotel review in Shanghai, China – Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel

Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel 上海明捷万丽酒店 It is a business hotel located in the Putuo area. I stayed there simply because it was booked by my work. The room rate is quite reasonable and it is right next to the metro station. There isn’t many touristy things you can do in the Putuo district though. I am surprised that … More Hotel review in Shanghai, China – Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel

Back from Shanghai

I didn’t do much this time in Shanghai as it was a very busy business trip. Mr Map came and spent the weekend with me but there was a typhoon. It was impossible to do any sight-seeing due to the heavy rain and the strong wind. We just went to different restaurants and have massage. Internet … More Back from Shanghai