Shanghai Financial District
The American International Assurance (AIA) building along the Bund in Shanghai
The Bund in Shanghai
Booze cruises on the Huangpu River (黄浦江) in downtown Shanghai.
Nearly anything is transported by bicycle, including chickens.
NO BUGLING! A sign you'll probably not see in America
The familiar site of construction in China, here just outside of Shanghai.
An excellent bowl of noodles
Spicy snail isn't selling so well
A backstreet in Qibao
The ancient town of Qibao is just 18 km. from downtown Shanghai but gives the visitor a feel of an ancient village.
Traffic in the tunnel under the Huangpu River.
Traffic jam in Shanghai
Built in 1999, the Jin Mao tower was the tallest building in China at the time. In 2007, it was surpassed by the Shanghai World Financial Center which is now next to this building.
Nanjing Road in Shanghai
With no state welfare system, old people must do what they can to make ends meet.
Poultry parts are popular snack items
Xiao longxia meaning little lobsters
A Shanghainese delicacy, duck tongue