Tag Archives: San Francisco

7-11 Shanghai service

This morning I was quite stressed because I could not make a phone call while I was on Shanghai’s Metro subway. Then leaving the station, I figured that the card needed recharging, so I went to the closest 7-11 near … Continue reading

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off to Shanghai

Closure:   For the entire week I was looking forward to come back to the hostel so that we (me and Gary, a carpenter) could eat steak together. On Monday, I went to Costco and he went to Trader Joes. … Continue reading

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Fort Mason Hostel

Sunday evening after my devotions I really had nothing to do. I had watched a movie on the large screen Annie Hall, read over all my news and wasn’t even all that hungry from those 2 bagels and wanton I … Continue reading

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Sq Air A380

At the HKG gate, the plane looked fairly ordinary. It wasn’t until I got to SFO and taxiing and then seeing a diminutive UAL plane at its gate (too bad I didn’t take a photo). This impression could have represented … Continue reading

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tearing Bruce Lee’s birth hospital

San Francisco Chinatown Chinese Hospital

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SANTA CRUZ COPS FUNERAL

Another Post on Cn community to my brother-in-law: Would I want to live in such an area [SF Bay Area]. I ride a bike– I am totally vulnerable and utterly conscious. The USA people should be utterly ashamed at this … Continue reading

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WSJ: Old China hands recall their inaugural trips to the Middle Kingdom, back when Maoist correctness still reigned.

Dear Andrew: Not an old hand, just old. If you read my posts on seekingalpha or huffingtonpost occasionally, I mention the civility of the Shanghainese as opposed to 5 years ago. What is the hell is the wrong with certain … Continue reading

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