Tag-Archive: china

A World of Illusion in Shanghai

Shanghai is a bubble. And my quiet hotel in the French Concession area was a bubble in the bubble. Shanghai (or should I say China?) is one big shop. I have never seen so many malls, department stores and shops in one place. So many skyscrapers, so many cars. Nowhere …
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Sharpening my Taste Buds in Beijing

  A first stop in the city of Datong on the way to Beijing was ideal to make friends with Chinese signs, ATM machines and… of course food! The Chinese are obsessed with food. „Liking“ the taste of what they eat is not that important, it is more about consistency, …
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