Family Li Imperial Cuisine and Other Places to Entertain Business Clients in Shanghai

Beautiful, bustling Shanghai: whether you’re exploring the historic areas of Puxi or threading amongst the futuristic skyscrapers of Pudong, this dynamic and crowded city has a whole lot to offer. But it can also be overwhelming to navigate – particularly if it’s up to you … Continue reading
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The Top 10 Travel Destinations for 2014

The arrival of the New Year doesn’t have to mean rules and resolutions. For us, January marks the moment when we start to contemplate all of the travels we’re keen to embark on during the next 365 days. For 2014, there are a number of … Continue reading
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On Location Japan: Movies Set in Tokyo

On film, Tokyo is an eternally beguiling palimpsest. Some directors hone in on its neon lights and hordes of traffic, which melt watercolour-like in front of the camera. Other movies capture Tokyo as a dark and grimy warren of alleyways and offices, overpopulated and bristling … Continue reading
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Street Eats: The Best Baozi in Shanghai

If you’re after comfort food on one of Shanghai’s many cold and misty days, it doesn’t get much more satisfying than baozi. The king of Shanghai street eats, these delicious dumplings can be found at different venues around town. Baozi are the king of Shanghai … Continue reading
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Between Meetings: 10 Things To Do in Tokyo in an Hour

  Though the idea of travelling to Tokyo on business may evoke shades of Lost in Translation, short-term visitors shouldn’t feel dissuaded from exploring the Asian megalopolis. Its scale may be huge, but many of Tokyo’s most famous landmarks are conveniently located near to its … Continue reading
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Contemporary Chinese Art: The Best Galleries in Shanghai

  To most people with an interest in contemporary Chinese art, Shanghai’s fizzing scene is absolutely riveting right now. The backdrop of political upheaval and overwhelming creative suppression through the Cultural Revolution of the 1960s and 70s, has meant that a new generation of Chinese … Continue reading
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Shanghai’s Most Impressive Architectural Wonders

In the last few years, Shanghai has continued to assert itself architecturally, and is home to some of the most striking and significant structures in the world. The city is noted for having more Art Deco buildings than any other, and its skyscrapers are among the … Continue reading
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Meet the Locals in these Must-See Tokyo Videos

© Yasufumi Nishi Life in this sprawling metropolis moves at quite a pace with new restaurants and bars opening up on a daily basis across the city. People work and play hard here meaning there’s always something exciting to sink your teeth into. Take a trip … Continue reading
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