by Toffler



Monthly Archives / October 2006

Evaluating Life in Shanghai

October 13, 2006 | Knowledge and Experiences, Uncategorized | by TofflerN

Often I get asked, ‘how’s life in Shanghai?’ ‘Why Shanghai?’ ‘What are you (with the implied what the heck are you, a white girl) doing in China?’ Obviously I’m not here to find myself a petite, subservient Chinese wife. Nor am I an overseas Chinese returning to my homeland. So people are all the more […]

Seeing Friends Again

Recently I returned from Singapore and Hong Kong, where I enjoyed site-seeing, shopping, dining, clubbing, etc with many friends. Pictures wth friends mentioned below. In Singapore, Brenda and I were able to spend time with our mutual friends: Stuart, Stanley, Melissa, and Quan. And she saw another friend from high school. I also saw Aana, […]

Lessons Learned

October 6, 2006 | Learning through Foreign Cultures, Tourism, Traveling | by TofflerN

Last night I left Singapore and flew to Hong Kong. I had a great trip to Singapore and Hong Kong is going well so far. However, in my trip to Singapore I learned a couple of important lessons. Like most travelers, and particularly most backpackers, I tried to lighten my load and carry as little […]