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  • China

    A Shanghai Sojourn

    Arriving in Shanghai the light seems as though it fights to push through a denser atmosphere, a diffuser, glowing an afternoon gold and the place is a bustling highway.…

  • China

    你好 上海 Ni Hao Shanghai!

    Travelling to Shanghai again I’m first reminded how differently the light falls as soon as we step off the plane and onto the tarmac. There isn’t that New Zealand clarity to…

  • China

    Travelling shoes

    For a light so tranquil, glowing an afternoon gold, this place feels like a bustling highway. There are waving cats and hanging ducks by the bundle; scooters to dodge down cobbled…

  • China

    Sleepless in Shanghai

    I don’t know if I’ve ever experienced anything quite so fast paced as Shanghai. Driving into the city felt dangerous and exciting with cars coming at us from every direction as grid…