Tag Archives: Chinese New Year

Misadventures in Shanghai, China: A Barren City, aka Finding Food on Lunar New Year's Day

Part of the ignorance that came with not realizing it was Chinese New Year was not preparing for how closed everything would be in Shanghai. The town, which is normally packed full of hustling people and peddlers, was completely barren … Continue reading

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Misadventures in Shanghai, China: Lunar New Year/Spring Festival Firework Extravaganza

Somehow, I had completely forgotten about Chinese New Year when I booked my flight to China. Even when Shanghai blogger MaryAnne Oxendale (from Wok with Me Baby – Cooking Non-Chinese Food in China) told me she was leaving town to … Continue reading

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