Both Kyle and I went to university in Washington, DC, so we’ve been more than a little jealous checking out all our former classmates’ Instagrams/Facebook posts/Youtube videos of the amazing final flight of the Space Shuttle Discovery over the nation’s capital. Then we realized how cool Shanghai looks. ALL THE TIME. Here’s some astronomical proof:
From a recent guest, Kate, from Australia: “I loved my run through Shanghai with Kyle from UnTour, in fact it was a highlight of my stay. I saw Old Shanghai early in the morning which was fascinating and I was so engrossed by the visuals of traditional street markets and architecture that I didn’t notice
Check out this great write-up by Ctrip, the ticketing people behind the great China travel site, Chinatravel.net. We did the Run This Town tour together, and here’s is just a snippet of their report! Launched last year by expat pals Kyle Long and Jamie Barys, UnTour offers Shanghai adventures like no other. Between them, Kyle
Anyone looking to register for the annual 8km Jinqiao race can do so. And at so many different locations around town! The fee is just 100 RMB, and you get a nice t-shirt from the main sponsor, New Balance.
For anyone who finds themselves in Shanghai wondering what they can do to help support the earthquake relief in New Zealand, we have an answer. Kakadu is hosting a benefit for the Red Cross relief effort this upcoming Sunday, March 13th, 2011.