Category Archives: Love and romance

Wo Ai Xiang Gang

View from my aunt’s apartment in Hong Kong’s very exclusive mid-levels district. So I’m back from my 5 day trip to Hong Kong for a family friend’s wedding. The trip itself was smooth and uneventful, except for the slightly mad … Continue reading

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Gold Digger, Prostitute or Shanghainese?

A good friend of mine has a buddy who is trying to set him up with a girl. The girl is a friend of the buddy’s Shanghainese wife. As part of the process, ths buddy sent my friend a photograph … Continue reading

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WoAi’s Alternative Fitness Tips

Firstly, Fashion Friday is taking a sabbatical. It’s a bit limiting to not be able to publish non-fashion related stuff on a Friday and equally, I sometimes might want to write something fashion related during the rest of the week. … Continue reading

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The Truth Hurts

In China the wedding photography business is a thriving industry. Chinese people get their wedding photos well before they actually get married, unlike in the west, and they can spend vast sums of money for the privilege of having some … Continue reading

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We’re Ready

The countdown to Beijing 2008 is in the home straight, and here are a few amazing pictures from the host city (not taken by me I hasten to add) covering some of the last minute preparations. For those of you … Continue reading

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Love Is In The Air

Purely by chance I stumbled across this cyber romance on Flickr. Two keen amateur photographers sharing their photos online, meet and fall in love. Her name is Rosie and she lives in England, his name is Aaron and he’s in … Continue reading

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Realising Your Dream

I’m not a big planner. I don’t have a road map of my life and prefer to just go where life takes me, but many Chinese people have it all worked out – the step by step plan to achieve … Continue reading

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PLZ WL U B MY G/F?

I friend received a text message from a guy that she barely knew and had only met a few times in a group social occasion. The text was asking her if she would agree to be his girlfriend. I am … Continue reading

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Love Is All Around

Three unrelated stories with a common theme for you today, all courtesy of the China Daily which can always be relied upon to supply gems on a slow news day. A lot of young people these days are pressured by … Continue reading

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Bored At Work

A couple were caught kissing at a Shanghai subway station last September by security cameras.  The images were recorded by staff at the station on a cell phone and circulated on the internet, raising issues on privacy.  The couple is … Continue reading

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