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Vintage Shanghai

Vintage Shanghai

If you love vintage and quirky – you will adore this new shop ‘Lolo Love Vintage’ in Shanghai. It’s in a great street with el Coctel bar opposite ( open only at night) and Nene for a delicious Italian Lunch or supper. If you want […]

How To Get a Natural Facelift

How To Get a Natural Facelift

I had dinner with my friend Georgie (who owns Dragonfly in Shanghai) at the week-end. He is a spa expert and I asked him what he thought the best facial was for a face that needed a bit of help: mine! I  told him, “I […]

What you will find in Fiji Taveuni

What you will find in Fiji Taveuni

I always like going into supermarkets when I visit different countries to see what the quirky differences are. In Turkey they sell a lot of self-waxing kits. In the USA I found aisles filled with plastic slabs (the size of cushions) containing breakfast cereal ( […]

What I saw in Shanghai this Week

What I saw in Shanghai this Week

What was in front of me when I had my feet massaged. Below is a man who sweeps our streets. He makes his own brushes from the fallen branches of the trees. My local coffee shop Baker ‘n’ Spice on Anfu Lu. I was on […]

My Chinese Neighbors

My Chinese Neighbors

I often think I live in a Chinese Coronation Street. My sweet gray-haired neighbor decided to perm and color her hair yesterday. This below is another groovy neighbor who lives on the other side of me.

Shanghai China: Knitting, Wool and Cashmere

Shanghai China: Knitting, Wool and Cashmere

My neighbor knitted me these divine slippers. I found the baby ones you can see below  and I asked her to copy them for me – but bigger. Shanghai China is a great place to buy wool if you love to knit too. You can […]

China – Pimp Your Car or Bedroom Wallpaper

China – Pimp Your Car or Bedroom Wallpaper

In  China I see a lot if eyelashes on cars and I think the idea should spread globally. Or what about a pimping your wallpaper in a small bedroom or toilet?

Cool Shanghai Pet Fashion

Cool Shanghai Pet Fashion

I found these pet beauties in Shanghai yesterday. I loved the pink collar and the mum was as cute as her dog too… but she didn’t want me to photograph her. These cats were not dead and stuffed, just snoozing. My neighbor’s dog with her […]

Shanghai Tourist Things To Do:  Explore Shanghai on a Vintage, Sidecar Motorbike

Shanghai Tourist Things To Do: Explore Shanghai on a Vintage, Sidecar Motorbike

This is a fun tourist thing to do in Shanghai. I see people in these and they’re always smiling. Make sure you visit the French concession  as the views  will be fascinating and fabulous. Contact: thomas@shanghaisideways.com or call them +86-150-2111245

Shanghai, Shopping, Tourist Things To Do: Go to the Eye Glass Market

Shanghai, Shopping, Tourist Things To Do: Go to the Eye Glass Market

Buy  your eyeglasses here, they are REALLY CHEEP! Make sure you bring your prescription, or they can check your eyes at the shop. The eye glass market here is massive, but I have attached Lisa’s card below ( in English and Chinese). I always go […]