The excursion to the summer palace the other day kept a special surprise in readiness. Huge stickers on the park paths gave notice on something I was hoping for to see in Hamburg since I heard of it…
Could it really be, that the oversized swimming Continue reading
After a few days of relaxation in Shanghai we started a little road trip to the north.
The new Shanghai train station was as big as an airport and actually Continue reading
Back to Shanghai for the third time, I found so many well known things in this fast changing city.
Annoying, blarring advertising screens in the back of Continue reading
I took a Lufthansa flight from Hamburg via Frankfurt – 12 hours travel time, no way to get there faster. It turned out it was the maiden trip of the A380 from Frankfurt to Shanghai, which will now fly frequently to this destination.
The plane was amazingly big and very calm & quiet while moving, I never enjoyed flying to Asia that much as this time.
As a little afterglow Lufthansa gave everyone a limited souvenir pin.
I met him on the street, he was disoriented. After taking the pic I put him back into nature – since then I haven’t seen any other yet. It was a sign the summer was over.