Sunday Dec 31 - "Oppa !!"
Turkish-Greek new year party at Garlic. Fantastic food, plate crushing and crazy dance performance from the Greeks and Turks
Saturday Dec 30 - Veyron
Yep, when you have too much money (20MRMB) and need a suitable car for the Shanghai traffic, get a Bugatti Veyron
Friday Dec 29 - "Just one more?"
Met up with Jonathan who is back in town after several months in Sweden. Jonathan brought along Leo to kids enjoyment
Thursday Dec 28 - Yangpu bridge in rain
Rainy day on the way back from office
Wednesday Dec 27 - Spices
Snack at BB with simple shot of the selection of BBQ sauces on display
Tuesday Dec 26 - Skating
Skating out in Hongqiao with Bella and Andrea's kids
Monday Dec 25 - Pizza time
Day after and we want to have a break from the Christmas food, with Pizza at Pizza Marzano
Sunday Dec 24 - Christmas joy
Christmas party at home and started the morning with gifts to kids
Saturday Dec 23 - Cabinet
With Bella for lunch and hot chocolate at The Spot and spotted this nice cabinet
Friday Dec 22 - Lonely tree
One lonely tree waiting for its destiny at the end of this new construction site
Thursday Dec 21 - Vaping
Vaping becoming more and more popular now with people changing from smoking to vaping. This guy was really proud of the amount of vape he produced
Wednesday Dec 20 - Date
Long waiting at customer in Cixi and then Japanese dinner before heading back home. Easy to remember the date on this one : )
Tuesday Dec 19 - "Inside"
Just got this really cool game to kill some time in the car. Really well done and lot of puzzles to solve.
Monday Dec 18 - Movie night
Movie night with kids, watching Master chef junior, while eating less sophisticated and less healthy "Extreme butter" popcorn : )
Sunday Dec 17 - Birthday boy
Roy's birthday today with spinning for the brave ones (not me) and brunch at the Puli Jingan
Saturday Dec 16 - New style
Bella got a perm today and now looks more like a sweet teenager
Friday Dec 15 - Dark and rainy
Rain and cold in town today on the way home
Thursday Dec 14 - Multi religion
Kids started the Christmas decorations at home and I added a touch of color to our Buddhist figure
Wednesday Dec 13 - Light up the sky
With colleagues from Sweden for dinner and they took a lot of pictures of this view.
Tuesday Dec 12 - Jet lag
Fighting the jet lag with some old trusty Melatonine
Monday Dec 11 - Bella and Duma
Back home again and Bella so happy with her almost life sized cheetah, named Duma
Sunday Dec 10 - Last view
Last morning view of Table Mountain, as we now head back to Shanghai after a wonderful week
Saturday Dec 09 - Safari
Safari day today. Not really a proper safari though, more like a big big zoo, but ok still. Next time Krueger park for sure
Friday Dec 08 - African queen
Great dinner with selection of African food from around the continent plus various performances
Thursday Dec 07 - The Silo Hotel
Best hotel in Cape town they say, the Silo, with rooms starting from 4,000 rmb a night. Old silo rebuilt to a very cool hotel, just next to Radisson Red Waterfront where we stayed
Wednesday Dec 06 - Paul & Erika
Today big day for the lovely couple Paul and Erika. Wish you a long happy marriage guys !
Tuesday Dec 05 - Molenvliet Winery
Arrived to the wedding venue in Stellenbosch wine area, a couple of hours north from Cape town.
Monday Dec 04 - Silhouette
Tour around the coast today with Cape Point, seals and Hout Bay, Scenery is just amazing driving around here
Sunday Dec 03 - The Expandables
Bachelor party today with all boys starting off at the shooting range
Saturday Dec 02 - First view Capetown
First view of Table Mountain from the airport pick up car window, on the way to waterfront Radissoon Red Hotel. Really feel like Swedish summer down here, with 22 degrees and sunshine.
Friday Dec 01 - Africa, here we come
Finally some vacation, really looking forward to 10 days in Capetown, but not looking forward to the 24hrs door to door trip, via Ethiopia
Thursday Nov 30 - Mmmm smell that coffee
Trip to Cixi today with early stop at highway rest place for well needed coffee
Wednesday Nov 29 - Hallo
Quick trip and back to Shenzhen today to see customer. Wonder who still use phone booths at Shenzhen airport?
Tuesday Nov 28 - Bull
Dinner with customer out in Hongqiao today with a new development area
Monday Nov 27 - Rest
Tough work building skyscrapers, need a rest once in a while
Sunday Nov 26 - Autumn leaves
Autumn has arrived with much cooler weather and nice yellows on the trees
Saturday Nov 25 - Joe
Joe showing his bartender skills at Roadhouse
Friday Nov 24 - Highway star
Blurry picture of Yanan rd
Thursday Nov 23 - Eye of the window
Back in Shanghai again taking a stroll home avoiding the traffic jam
Wednesday Nov 22 - Crossing
View from breakfast in Cixi hotel looking down on all new roads and crossings. This city had nothing few years ago and now growing quickly around the automotive industry
Tuesday Nov 21 - Pattern
Cixi hotel floor only shot of today.
Monday Nov 20 - Demolition?
Building more skyscrapers everywhere, but here cant help that this looks like the worker is about to blow up the two distant towers?
Sunday Nov 19 - Handmade
Got my new handmade iPad case delivered from H.K. Thanks Alex May (who made it) for this piece of art that will last forever, and just look better and better over time
Saturday Nov 18 - Local spidermen
Picking up Bella outside city new shopping mall, and these brave guys put on the finishing touches to the exterior
Friday Nov 17 - Surgical precision
Din Tai Fong for dinner with Swedish colleague and as always impressed about the surgical precision on how they make the steamed dumplings
Thursday Nov 16 - Lounge
Waiting for dinner at the Hilton lounge, soon no longer as they stop business end of the year
Wednesday Nov 15 - 1921
Sister Soongs old house is today Sasha, where we had dinner tonight with colleague and lawyer discussing some customer stuff
Tuesday Nov 14 - Fly over
Meeting out at Hongqiao Holiday Inn where the planes came in for landing just above the hotel, every five minutes.