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Shanghai Sports: CrossFit at Emperor CrossFit

Shanghai Blogs   Looking for a spot to do CrossFit training? Emperor CrossFit in Pudong offers high-intensity drills and positive energy for CrossFit trainees. Read on for our experience...   The Class   CrossFit essentially is a strength and conditioning program that mixes aerob...

Tex-Mex Food in Shanghai: Dogtown

Shanghai Blogs   Last summer, the tree-lined street on Shaanxi Bei Lu was constantly packed with cool kids drinking cold beers and eating tacos. The one-year-old Dogtown has recently enlisted chef Sean Jorgensen (whom you may remember from previous stints at MAYA, Liquid Laundry or Boxing Cat)...

Book Review: The Greening of Asia

Shanghai Blogs   During debate prep in his first presidential election, Barack Obama was frustrated by superficial questions about climate change, telling aides, “We can’t solve global warming because I f---ing changed light bulbs in my house. It’s because of something collec...

Eat This: Smoked Fish in Cotton Candy Puffs

Shanghai Blogs   Normally served alongside a selection of starters such as drunken chicken (醉鸡), marinated wheat gluten (四喜烤麸) and pork ribs with a sweet and sour black vinegar glaze (糖醋小排骨), smoked fish (熏鱼) is a quintessential element of a traditional Shanghainese meal.     Shen,...

Let's Talk About Sex: Crazy Girls

Shanghai Blogs   Every week our sexperts take questions from our readers -- read on for this week's dilemma. I’ve been set up on a date by a mutual friend, but just found out (from another friend), that the girl I’m about to meet is a little bit crazy. Should I cancel and pot...

Health Matters: Quick Fixes

Shanghai Blogs   Each year, consumers spend billions of dollars on supplements and quick fixes to achieve weight loss goals. Many people are aware that certain ingredients, chemicals or additives are not good for us. Still, many consumers are hopeful and willing to try whatever it takes to get...

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