Tag Archives: Bund

Photo of the day: The Bund at Night, Shanghai

It is such an iconic scene. In the old days, the Bund was the financial center of Asia–like modern-day Hong Kong, Singapore, and Tokyo combined. However, while Shanghai is now reascending, the Bund today is little more than a museum … Continue reading

Posted in China | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China In 1932 (Film)

The Youtube page advertises this as a travelogue of Shanghai in 1932. Not quite. It begins with the arrival by boat at Shanghai, and then quickly moves to Beijing, with some shots of what looks to be boats on the … Continue reading

Posted in China | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment