I had an excellent trip to Shanghai last year and wrote about it in http://www.phwl.org/postcard-from-shanghai/. I was fortunate enough to be invited back.
I stayed in the Expert building, Zhangjiang Campus.
There were many highlights to this visit. Chen Shuai kindly accompanied me to visit the former residence of Soong Ching Ling, Sun Yat-sen’s wife (we also went to Sun Yat-sen’s former residence but that was not as interesting).
Soong Ching Ling was someone I greatly admire, She had friends like Stalin, who gave her this car.
This was one of her favourite books.
Here is one of her poems.
I also went to the China Pavilion at the World Expo Site.
We went to little supermarkets,
and a huge mall
This time, I also had an opportunity to visit the main campus of Fudan University.
This is the canteen.
Back to Sydney.