Happy Buddha

Happy Buddha claim to be ‘bringing Shanghai vegan and vegetarian comfort food’. My husband and I have had take out from them before via Sherpas, but I had been dying to try this place out and find out if the claim was true. Its located on the corner of Fuxing Middle Road and South Shaanxi…

Christkindlmarkt

Christkindlmarkt, Shibo Avenue, Shanghai… although you’d be forgiven for thinking you’d just stepped through a portal to Germany. Such a beautiful christmas market with everything you could possibly hope for. We even bought a real christmas tree! Joy to the world and all that!  

Shanghai Parks

At home in England we’re used to being outside with the children a lot. In all weather conditions. We go to parks, woods, beaches, meadows and stomp around in wellies and waterproofs or run full pelt in sandals and shorts, depending on the season. Here in Shanghai there are lots of indoor places, mainly for…

Grains & WIYF on Wukang Road

Grains cafe on Wukang Lu in the French Concession. This place from Franck Pecol is uber cool, the interior design is hipster chic at its best. Oh and the coffee is good too. Its joined to WIYF craft ice cream bar. What is your Flavor (WIYF) craft ice cream bar on Wukang Lu. This place…