Tag Archives: Shanghai

Bloody electric scooters !!!!

Bloody annoying machines. These scooters come right up behind you without a sound, until they blast the horn. You cannot believe how frustrating and downright annoying these electric scooters can be. And there are thousands of them. People have said … Continue reading

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Wunning Street Shanghai

Thought you might like a quick look around Wunning Street, Caoyang area of Shanghai. We stopped at The City International Hostel for seven nights. The first three Mrs Wombat was pretty crook with a virus on the chest and was … Continue reading

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Shanghai to Xian by train

Our first trip on a “Fast Train”. Travelling at 300klm an hour, they soon eat up the miles. The train makes a number of stops along the way but on leaving the station, it does not take long for the … Continue reading

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Shanghai. The Peoples Square. The Old Town and Hostel

Still recovering from a virus that had started in Kuala Lumpur we realized that if we just spent our time around the hostel we would not get to see Shanghai. So today we ventured out to downtown Shanghai by the … Continue reading

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The Bund Shanghai

The Bund in Shanghai is an area that stretches one mile along the bank of the Huangpu River. It has fantastic views of the city skyscrapers and towers on the opposite bank. The river itself is busy with cargo boats … Continue reading

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