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spanish new gastronomy festival

wow. how awesome is this? i would really like to go to juan mari azrak or martin berastraguei’s dinners. anyone want to join me? no, i’m serious. hit me at the email if you want to go.

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expo post #3, ozomatli rocks the expo, but not without some issues

los angeles band ozomatli played in shanghai’s zhongshan park 3 years ago at the yue festival and their latin funk, hip-hop, reggae, rock party tunes were a lot of fun and they reminded me of home (los angeles). according to … Continue reading

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spotted in hongkou

after the shanghai shenhua/beijing guo’an derby saturday night PIRATE HAIBAO

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expo post #3 sleeping cops

seen during the training day (april 20th) – check out the sheer number of PAP officers who are snoozing during training.

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expo post #2 herbie hancock rocks shanghai

one of the really cool things about living overseas – well, our cultural opportunities are not as frequent as they would be in san francisco, la, or even houston, but when they are, we get a much more up close … Continue reading

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shanghai expo post 1

surely of a million posts this summer. because of work, i was at the expo site today. some quick tips: 1. do not take a taxi – pudong nan lu gets super backed up – its normally a 20 minute … Continue reading

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spotted in shanghai: new world expo taxi

check it out! its pretty cool. haven’t taken a ride in one yet though.

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giant flying saucers

with next year’s expo in shanghai, the pace of construction at the expo site over on the other side of the pujiang river in pudong (or pu-jersey as some here like to call it) is in full gear. today i … Continue reading

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topiary haibao

just something to keep this spot warm while i write a post about quanzhou.

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haibao and the wizards

yes, that is nba all-star caron butler, former wizards/bullets big man gheorghe muresan and nba hall of famer wes unseld posing with haibao – the mascot of the shanghai 2010 world expo. special shout out to the haibao in the … Continue reading

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