Shanghai is building a seaside country park, promising to be a 35.7 square kilometer collection of culture, sports, and ‘water development’. The city developing the coast for recreation instead of container terminals, a massive airport and industry. Sounds like a first, if you’ve never been to Jinshan City Beach that is.Read More
No one can be expected to have gone through the Bund Sightseeing Tunnel in Shanghai and recall every detail. It’s haunted house meets 1970s Star Trek meets 1990s dance rave. It’s fantastic, absurd and disturbing.Read More
On a Sunday at 14:39:50, flight UA835 just landed from Chicago. Flight 9C8590 from Osaka. Flight MU9711 from Mingyi. Flight SQ830 Singapore. HO1184 Shenyang, Y87512 Haikou, QR870 Doha. All spewed out passengers. All are now here.
The Washington Post featured a piece on Geng Shuai, inventor of the meat cleaver hair comb and other surprising stuff. It reminded me of brilliant inventions made by Chinese farmers, building their own airplanes and submarines.Read More
Shanghai, China. A Wednesday in January, 17:00:00.Read More