Celebrating my 29th birthday by now is a routine and starts to become a valued tradition. It’s the 8th time I celebrate this event (fitting, with8 being the Chinese lucky number).
I received many happy birthday wishes and I am very thankful to all of you thinking of me on this day. Continue reading “Happy Birthday “
Winter weather is a bit ugly. Shanghai was warm (19C) and foggy, Wuhan a bit rainy (15C) and Shenyang bitter cold (-15C). There is a lot going on at the moment, so I am happy to have a weekend in Shanghai. Continue reading “Wuhan, Shenyang”
Today, we (mainly Michi) made TV Dinner, Chinese Style: Hot pot with all the good stuff we hunted at the “wet market”. Continue reading “TV Dinner – Chinese Style”
“Der Bambussaft war neu und sehr lecker.” Ilja Radusch, 2015
We are getting almost quite good at this “getting visited” thing. Apparently, from the perspective of German travel departments we our apartment is a dangerous place to stay (for the threat of abduction, and worse). Anyway, Ilja was here for serious work, so he could not stay with us. We showed him around, esp. To our favorite bar at the Hyatt on the Bund, to my favorite tailor WW Chan (also I am jealous that he got a suit while I never got more than shirts) and to our favorite eating places. Definitely cool was the untour breakfast tour, we did on Saturday (yes, we got up at six…). We had breakfast pancakes, bauzes (sweet and salty), pot stickers, noodles and egg tarts, all around Donghu Lu in the French Concession. Continue reading “Connected Car Bigshot in Shanghai”
Saturday was Rock Night at the German Center. Christian Sommer, the GC CEO, had kindly invited us to the 20th anniversary celebration. For those of you planning business in Shanghai, check out there website. The GC is huge; 2 buildings with office space and apartments… and a big event space. Continue reading “Rock Nacht at the German Center”