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As China's most prosperous city, Shanghai seems resolved to never look back at the past. In fact, Shanghai is pioneering, unlike other historical Chinese cities.

Shanghai is described as a sprawling cosmopolitan megacity, reflecting a perfect blend of Eastern and Western trends. It has become a top destination for expatriation, attracting foreign professionals, investors and students in large numbers.

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The blog about Old Shanghai Published (about) weekly, documents, photos, book reviews and all I can find about Shanghai in the period before 1949


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Ingrid's notes from living in China and traveling the world. Formerly known as Socal to Shanghai.

Shanghere we go

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There is never a dull moment in Shanghai, so much so I decided to write about it. From teaching the likes of Fluttershy, Banana and Puppy (to name a few of my students names), being asked to dress up as Snow White at the New Year ceremony and my first role as directing and producing the school production of Little Red Riding Hood, there is always a moment of madness.


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