Summer time is coming and I’m in the midst of planning our summer vacation, for my wife, my son and myself. I once heard a comedian in Germany say that many people don’t understand that they have to make a choice in life: enjoy vacations, or have children. Well it’s not that extreme, but if not planned … Continued
Category: Travel & leisure
I don’t define myself as a runner but I am thrilled to know that I am about to run the “Greatest Run”. Given that the run is on the Great Wall of China I am not sure that any other run can truly take the title.
It’s not often that parents with pushchairs get to be treated like royalty in Shanghai, but I have to say that the Shanghai Expo does just that!
We’re on our way back from a quick weekend up to the ice festival in Harbin (we left on Friday morning and are heading back on Sunday evening – plenty of time but not too long to get bored) – Hubby and son are investigating the minimal shopping that Harbin airport offers during an hour … Continued
One of our long-time ShanghaiMamas members, Sara Naumann, is in the midst of competing for the 2013 WildChina Explorer Grant. Here is a bit about her intriguing research project and how we can help her win…