Sunday, May 6, 2012
Another beautiful day!
Breakfast at Egghead Bagels, then walked down Shaanxi Bei Lu towards Nanjing Xi Lu.
Turned on Nanyang Lu and found a "flat building:"
Children's Food store:
Now we are on Shanxi Lu, an octopus with blinking light eyes:
From the side:
Construction methods: guy below is mixing cement and slopping it into buckets:
The crowded lane just got more crowded:
Today we also went through Yu Gardens, the Dongmen or Shiliupu Fabric Market, and looked for bookstores down Fuxing Lu. The reason we didn't find any was because they are on Fuzhou Lu!
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
A nice day for a walk, went in search of another flower market, the Jingsheng at #96 Anshun Lu:
This building narrowly missed being in the Metro eminent domain:
With its white pigeon and jazz band statues:
Saturday, May 19, 2012
No fair! It is sunny during the week, and rainy on the weekend!
Nevertheless, we went to the Expo Village:
Not sure why this British roadster is sitting at the American Bubba's BBQ Grill:
BBQ sauce fountain:
Kent with one of his two "free" beers:
Walked back along Pudong Avenue way south:
Later we went to Sinan Mansions for the Craft Beer Festival:
Out on Sinan Lu, the construction workers were using pieces of plastic tarp as rain gear: