Two fun events in our last weeks in SH

Not everything during our last few weeks in Shanghai was stress and business. Two very cool things happened before we left and I’m glad we got to do both. Well, there was one where it was only me, but it was kind of a big deal. My student teaching seniors graduated. Not that I didn’tContinue reading “Two fun events in our last weeks in SH”

Last weeks in Shanghai

Hi y’all!!!!! We, the Nomadic Gregors, lived in China for 3 years and lived to tell the tale without anything super scary happening to us (especially on the food department, haha!) We are now in the Land of the VPN Free, more specifically in the beautiful Evergreen State, enjoying some down time (and doggies!!!) andContinue reading “Last weeks in Shanghai”

Fun Activities: the Shanghai Rolex Masters

Shanghai, the big city it is, has the advantage of attracting very cool events. From sports to some of the biggest acts in the performing arts (classical, pop or otherwise), there is usually rumor of someone coming and quite a few events happening. Among the sporting events that occur in Shanghai every year there isContinue reading “Fun Activities: the Shanghai Rolex Masters”

The Year of China Travels Part 1: Qingdao

Hi all!!!! We’re back!!!!! This is Ana transmitting from my desk because I have a prep period. Haha! The life of a teaching couple is tiring!!!! We’re both out of the house early, we work in opposite sides of Shanghai, we are at school for long hours, well, that’s the job! Understandably, by the timeContinue reading “The Year of China Travels Part 1: Qingdao”

Chinese New Year – Hong Kong!

So this past Chinese New Year (the Year of the Ram…because goats and sheep are lame), Ana and I went and spent a week in the wonderful city of Hong Kong.  Hong Kong is my favorite city in the world. It takes all the crappy bits of mainland China and strips them away, leaving onlyContinue reading “Chinese New Year – Hong Kong!”