An American Girl in Shanghai

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An American Girl in Shanghai
When my husband, Chris, and I learned we were going to be relocated to Shanghai China I knew I had to share my experience with friends, family, and anyone who is planning on moving abroad. Thank you for reading. I hope you enjoy my posts!
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  • Weekend Getaway: 61 Hours in Japan 4 days ago Now that the reality that Shanghai isn’t our permanent home has sunk in, my feelings of wanderlust are in full gear.  Ever since I studied Japanese culture in fourth grade, I have wanted to visit Japan, so we decided to take a quick trip to Kyoto for a few days over May Day.  We were a little...
  • Our Spring Outing: Adventures at the Shanghai Zoo 2 weeks ago In China, people view outings as a time for professional bonding.  Like many companies, Chinese public schools have entire school field trips to various museums, parks, and other interesting places twice a year.  In years past I have taken this day to create my perfect day, however this year I...
  • Weekend Getaway: Hangzhou 2 months ago The first time I saw West Lake, I promised myself I would drag Chris there one day.   Almost three years later, I was able to make good on that promise.  We were a little late to plan our Qingming vacation, so we decided hop on the bullet train to spend Easter by West Lake and check out some of...
  • What's Up? 1 month ago So Chris and I played a dirty, yet oddly effective AprilFool’s day joke on y’all.  We told everyone we were heading to Sweden so Chris could be a Swedish Fish farmer.  Eight days later, we were still getting messages of support and love so we decided to come clean by letting everyone know...
  • The Next Chapter 2 months ago As much as we love Shanghai, we knew that Chris’ position would only be a three-year gig. We are nearing the end of our time here, and many people are asking,            “So what are you going to do after Shanghai?  Where will you live?”After lots of long conversations with Chris... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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08:21 AM May 19, 2014

The article about superstitions in China are interesting.Besides,13 is a lucky number in China,and 13 in Shanghainese means someone is not smart.

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