Restaurant: Kommune Shanghai

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Tianzifang being one of my most favorite places to visit due to the narrow streets, the cute tiny shops and the great people we came across this cafe while walking through it on our last trip to China. You can’t miss it as you walk right through the center of it while going from one [..Read more..]

Jinjiang actionpark Shanghai

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When I was living in Shanghai, China 7 years ago my mom came to visit me and as we were looking for things to do my mom found a themepark really close by to where I lived and we decided to go there. We had an amazing fun day back then and had a lot of [..Read more..]

Chopsticks

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Approximately 9000 years ago chopsticks (筷子 Kuàizi) were invented, bones and twigs were used during cooking, to make it easier to reach into pots of boiling oil or water. While food itself was eaten with the fingers as it was for the longest time everywhere else in the world. it wasn’t until 1800 years later that [..Read more..]

Chinese Street Food

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Street food is ready-to-eat food or drink sold by a vendor in a street or other public place. It is often sold from a portable food booth, food cart, or food truck and meant for immediate consumption. Some street foods are regional, but many have spread beyond their region of origin. Most street foods are [..Read more..]

Recipe: Sesame Cold noodles

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A dish I learned in China when I was living there and which was one of my favorites was Zhīmajiàng liángbàn miàn ( 芝麻酱凉拌面) translated to Sesame cold noodles. It is usually a meat free dish but in Shanghai it was with shredded chicken.  So I will teach you how to make my favorite dish [..Read more..]