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More Faces At Tianzifang

There were numerous vendors wedges in between the cafes and restaurants at Tianzifang selling souvenirs, toys, accessories and anything and everything in between. I saw this table laden with what looked like colorful playing cards in boxes. 174 more words


You've Got Mail

This is one of the more common images you can get from Shanghai. Also found in Tianzifang, it’s a shop that sells postcards which you can then mail out by dropping in one of these mailboxes.


The Shy Grandmother

Exploring further into the deepest recesses of Tianzifang, I chanced upon this store with a brick facade and a nice brilliantly-lit signboard glowing in red. 43 more words


The Blue Store

This was one of those subjects which I didn’t quite know how to shoot. All I know is, when I saw the blue and white patterns, I just knew I had to shoot it but couldn’t figure out a proper way that would do justice to the scene. 50 more words


The Faces Of Tianzifang

Happy Easter everyone! Took some time off for a trip into the mountains. Beautiful weather and we fortunate enough to have been spared from the maddening crowds. 80 more words


Little Words, just Pictures.

Because of my slow “planning” we ended up not going anywhere during the National Day holiday. It being nearly a week long celebration that’s likened to the 4th of July in the States, going anywhere within China was NOT an option as ALL of the destinations are swarming withs… 331 more words


Visiting China- French Concession

My trip to China was in May 2009.  My sister and her boyfriend lived over there for a year and I took the opportunity to visit her and a totally different country.  428 more words