August 2009 – Present Cebu Pacific Flight (Manila – Shanghai)South Laiting Road, Jiuting District, ShanghaiXujiahui, ShanghaiShanghai Everbright Hotel, ShanghaiStarbucks, Abreeza Mall, Philippines Ronald and I arrived in Shanghai, China through the popular red-eye flight from Cebu Pacific last August 9, 2009. Cebu Pacific’s Manila – Pudong red-eye flight, August 8, 2009 This is the main campus of
July 14, 2012, Saturday 10:00sh AM Hotel Celeste, San Lorenzo Drive, corner Arnaiz Avenue, Makati Mareng Wing and I decided to hang out around Makati before I go back to Shanghai. Convinced by a few, good reviews online, we decided to give Hotel Celeste a try. The location was convenient, it is only a stone’s throw
Hop in for a ride on any ordinary day and you might get this cab driver. They make quite good use of their time when the traffic light turns red. Health Buff Cabbie Health Buff Cabbie will not be on the driver’s seat. He’ll be outside, stretching before his work-out. Movie Enthusiast Cabbie
January 31, 2012, TuesdayWeining Lu Metro Line 2 Station The first movie I get to watch in Shanghai was Toy Story 3, in 3D, at Yonghua Cinema, Grand Gateway. I paid 120RMB. This is China. There must be a much more affordable way to watch a movie on a wide screen theater. If you live in
January 31, 2012, TuesdayEverywhere around Tianshan Road Dear Mother, Today, Dave and I were off to go to Pines. Dave got some information from his Filipino friends that we could get Bagoong, Bangus (Milk Fish) and other food products that we do not normally get in our local grocery store. He has been hinting for a long
January 8, 2012Red Town, Huaihai Xi Road Are you ready for the Brick Mobile? It is interestingly made out of bricks, even the interior features. I guess it could only serve a decorative purpose unless someone else wants 80000 British Pounds (that’s Php 5.44M) for it.
Mala Tang (麻辣汤) PlaceAlong Guilin RoadJanuary 4, 2012 The best part about the location of my work is that there are a lot of affordable places to go to for lunch that are just within walking distances. The Mala Tang Place is literally just two shops away from the school’s main gate. The freezers are
North Caoxi RoadNovember 22, 2011 I have always love eating Shawarma or “lamb wrap” to many. There is a nice Shawarma Stall near my place. Whenever I craved for one, I would just go to my tried and tested Shawarma place. One day, I noticed that there is another Shawarma place near my bus stop.
Nolita, Dagu RoadNovember 18, 2011Dinner Gafor and I decided to try out an Italian Restaurant down at Dagu Road. We got there around 6pm. Initially, it looked like the place was hosting an exclusive party. Well, it was, only at the first floor area but the second floor area was open. So, off we went
Local Hunan RestaurantGuilin RoadAugust 18, 2011 On our first day of work, Gafor and I tried out the Hunan Restaurant along Guilin Road for lunch. The place was not busy when we got there since it was almost 1:00 PM. Interestingly, there was a deer meat dish on the menu. So, we decided to check