Shanghai Silk Museum

Though it was interesting to see the entire process of how silk is made, it soon became evident this was also a tourist trap...

Shanghai Tower

The 128 story Shanghai Tower in Shanghai, China is unlike anything you've seen before. During the day, it dwarfs its supertall skyscraper neighbors the...

PHOTOS: Central Shanghai

Photos of Central Shanghai from near the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center and the People's Square just south of Nanjing Road.

Yangshuo Bike Ride Part 4: Yulong River

We ride from a Yulong River crossover through the area with the eco-hotels you can see listed in Yangshuo-area accommodations lists.

VIDEO: Chinese Nuclear Power Plant as Seen From Bullet Train

At least three Chinese nuclear power plants can be seen on the Beijing to Shanghai High Speed Rail (HSR) bullet train. (I have received...

China Trip Details

Above: With our Shanghai tour guide Shaun. Shaun, age 23 in May 2012, lives with eight other young men in a six room-apartment with...

Jade Buddha Temple Shanghai, China

The Jade Buddha temple was the first stop of our guided tour of Shanghai. It was a good first stop as it introduced us...

Huguosi Hotel, Beijing

The Huguosi Hotel in Beijing is located about two miles from the Forbidden City in an area known as the Old City. While much...

Shanghai Cross Section Part Two

Part Two of our walk across Shanghai. Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3