Category Archive: Festive

So Red So Green So Christmas, Xintiandi

This woman had no idea she was oh-so appropriately dressed for Christmas, but I mean: This other woman was also Christmas-flavored with her striped hair and bright green bag. I seriously couldn’t believe… Continue reading

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Strawberry Music Festival, Pudong

Rambunctious Chinese youth and music enthusiasts traveled all the way to Pudong for the three-day Strawberry Music Festival this past holiday weekend. It was my first time attending such a festival in China,… Continue reading

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Fountains Fountains Everywhere, The Bund

I went for a little scooter tour on Sunday because the weather was so nice and I had a fun project to work on. I headed towards the northern Bund area (known as… Continue reading

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Literally Wishing You “Gong Xi Fa CAI”, Greater China

It’s officially 2012 on the East Side!! The streets are littered with red paper and the people living here slightly more deaf than before, but China will be mostly cleaned by daybreak and… Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone!!!!! I hope you have the luxury of spending all of today in your pajamas as well! Even if you have to ride a bike or scooter, you… Continue reading

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12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 11 – High Spirits

After taking care of my visa to come home (in Pu-Jersey), I spotted this truck with a giant load of red and green chairs: Naturally I chased it down on my scooter (I… Continue reading

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12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 10 – Who’s Your Santa?

It’s hard to see but this guy’s shirt reads “WHO’S YOUR SANTA”: Disturbing…

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12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 7 – PRESENTS

It’s Monday, which means you have less than a full week to get those final Christmas presents bought and wrapped… So get on it like this Chinese lady on her bike!! This is… Continue reading

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12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 4 – The Roller Disco

I’ve covered Putuo’s Roller Disco before in all its laser-beam, smoke-machine, disco-ball glory… But this time I’m revisiting the theme because it just so happens that Shanghai’s best Roller Disco venue fits in… Continue reading

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