Archive for October, 2009

2 °C (36 °F) in the morning and I just found the perfect defense against it – Jasmine Tea, 茉莉花茶,pinyin: mòlì huāchá, coming from Jasminum, Persian yasmin, i.e. “gift from God”, a delicious tea for these days. I bought 100g for 4,50 € (45 RMB) from a local tea shop (sort is called “chiung tao”, […]


Ajisen Ramen

18Oct09

Just to let you know, this is not experience speaking, but anticipation (now that’s formal) itself: A friend told me that the ramen there is great, and though it’s originally japan-based and he knew it from Osaka, they luckily opened several eateries in Shanghai (86 to be exact). At the same time, I found a […]


For all flickr- and Google Earth addicts, there is a wonderful site where you can surf all over the world to see locally tagged pictures of your beloved venue. The more you get into detail, the more specific pictures you will see. It might not be absolutely correct, since I’m not sure whether you can […]