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A shopping girl in Shanghai

lucybaby219

China

i have a friend that has been transferred to shanghai to work for three months,once i asked her: what do you like best about SH? Her answer was: Nothing but shopping. She has got a point there. shanghai might disappoint you in many respects, but it would never disappoint you when it comes to shopping. This city offers a great variety of commodity,from all those big brands to the cheap second-hand clothes,in this big metropolise, Shopping is THE thing to do and the mall is THE place to go.
Unfortunately,it hasn’t stopped raining since the day i landed. anyway, the rain won’t stop my steps.with a pair of comfortable shoes and my shopping companion, i was ready to hit the road. two girls spent the whole afternoon walking in the rain, checking
out every store in sight, bargaining with the shop owner,i almost ran out of cash as i picked up another outfit…..ah, thank god, there is still a debit card in my purse. i guess shopping is the best way to realise tension. as my debit card was going to meet the limits, i was totally frenshen up, i nearly forgot what life is like in that coal-mine city, i don’t care, now all my hard work had its payback, with money still burning a hole in my pocket, i only had one thought in mind—shopping.
after the shopping, my friend and i went for Curry, i was in a mood for Indian food,and my friend happend to know this good curry restaurant close to the shopping mall. it was nice and cozy, the perfect place to have a heart-to-heart talk.
this is a city you could buy anything you want anytime. you could get up at 10am and still get brunch. you could get hard liqure even you are under 18-year-old. you don’t have to drink on an empty stomache, there are 24-hours convinience store selling hot food at every corner. there’s even night tour in the city that could garantee you go back home at dawn, This is a city that never sleeps, this is a city you would never get dull with. you would never have enought of it:-)

02:34 PM Jun 14 2008 |

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Jane Doe

Jane Doe

Indonesia

me like shopping! yay!

04:47 PM Jun 15 2008 |

Green Alice

Russian Federation

2 of my co-workers have been to Shanghai. They say that you can buy a thing 10 times cheaper than owner asks for in the beginning (if you bargain properly).  And there is another cool thing about Shanghai – there are no traffic jams at all! Is that true?!

 

08:04 PM Jun 15 2008 |

Green Alice

Russian Federation

Mark, I'm afraid, both of the statements are wrong. What is a traffic jam in your opinion? Welcome to the center of Saint Petersburg at rush-hours!

07:20 PM Jun 20 2008 |

aljensen

aljensen

United States

I've been to the center of St. Petersburg during rush hour – the congestion in the metro is pretty awful.

Seoul is a bit busier though, I think. 

07:13 AM Jun 21 2008 |

lucybaby219

China

hah, The traffic jam in shanghai is really a big problem! that's one thing i hate about shanghai, you expected to get to one place in an hour, and it would end up in three hours…or four, who knows….and people in this city just get so used to this traffic jam, they chatted on the phone or play their PSPs  to kill  time..

08:49 AM Jun 23 2008 |

sandeep789

sandeep789

India

I never visit shanghai. But love do shopping. I sometime wonder in shopping mall. but nowadays i most prefer to do online shopping. As i found it most convient, time saving and money saving way to purchase the things online. I only do shopping at malls or market stores, whenever I’ve bunch of free time and my GF is with me. Otherwise i prefer to do online shopping most.

11:03 AM Dec 12 2011 |

Tsaokuohua

China

When you like shopping, you should have mony.

09:40 AM Dec 22 2011 |

manu_wj

manu_wj

Italy

If there’s one thing I hate, it’s doing shopping!


I love going out for running, walking, go to the park and things like these but I hate when my patner forces me to go shopping.


 


Grrrrrr

01:08 PM Dec 23 2011 |