five hours in hong kong

Before flying to Beijing, we had to renew our visas or risk getting fined and booted out of China. With a one year, multiple entry visa we had to cross the border outside of China, have our visa stamped and then we can return for another 90 days. The easiest way to do this for ...

the view from our apartment

Posted on May 30, 2010 in shanghai | One Comment

The view from our apartment. 17th floor, facing southeast I think. From foreground to background: • Near the edge of the window frame (on the left of the photo) you can see the laundry rack for line drying. I am a little paranoid that my socks and undies might go sailing away into the city ...