Month: May 2014

Shanghai Getaway

Then and now Then: 2002. There for work (meetings with pretty important people and checking out Shanghai). Half of  Pudong was under construction including the Grand Hyatt Shanghai. Puxi was still the go-to place; if you cared to overlook the greyish air (dust? smog? fog?), the frequent traffic jams […]

jpn 052013 chapter 10: tokyo drift

when in tokyo, do as other tourists do …  tokyo is so big and there are so many things to see and do, it is impossible to cover them all in a few days. inevitably, we all gravitate to the same hotspots ie ginza, roppongi hills, akihabara, harajuku, asakusa […]