Andy Boreham

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You Can Cook, Too: Crispy shrimp spring rolls - Taste in China
Taste

You Can Cook, Too: Crispy shrimp spring rolls

Spring rolls have a long history in China dating back thousands of years. Now it's time for you to add your own touch and make your own!
New Year Feast: Taking part in a community feast - Taste in China
Taste

New Year Feast: Taking part in a community feast

One of the main aspects of Chinese New Year is food and being together. We went along to check out Caoyang Community preparing for a shared feast.
Five more culture shocks hard to get over as an expat in Shanghai - China Opinion
Opinion

Five more culture shocks hard to get over as an expat in Shanghai

Some culture shocks are easier to get over than others. Today I'll share five that I'm still struggling to get my head around as an expat living and working in Shanghai. 
Replay: Shanghai counts down to 2020 - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Replay: Shanghai counts down to 2020

Check out how people in Shanghai celebrate the New Year at Longhua Temple, Xintiandi and Lujiazui.
Year in review: garbage sorting, lying online and face scanning - China Opinion
Opinion

Year in review: garbage sorting, lying online and face scanning

Another year has zipped by before the metaphorical blink of an eye, and so it's time to cast that eye back at some of the issues I covered here this year. 
It's that time of year again! Wishing you a Merry Shanghai Christmas - China Opinion
Opinion

It's that time of year again! Wishing you a Merry Shanghai Christmas

Andy Boreham interviewed several foreigners about what it's like celebrating Christmas in Shanghai, and what they hope to receive from Santa.
Love it or loathe it, winter has well and truly arrived in Shanghai - China Opinion
Opinion

Love it or loathe it, winter has well and truly arrived in Shanghai

It's probably the least popular time of year for most people, winter, but it's a season I look forward to most of the time, especially during Shanghai's hot and sweaty summer.
Top new Chinese buzzwords of 2019: a mix of politics and entertainment - China Opinion
Opinion

Top new Chinese buzzwords of 2019: a mix of politics and entertainment

The top 10 new Chinese words and phrases of 2019 have been released and, perhaps unsurprisingly, they mostly originate from politics, entertainment and the Internet.
'Struggling' local art films chasing bigger international audience share - China Opinion
Opinion

'Struggling' local art films chasing bigger international audience share

China's most respected local film awards, the Golden Rooster Awards, added glitz and glamor to Xiamen last weekend, but that's a far cry from the reality of art-house films here.
Two ducks with one stone: binge watching Chinese cooking videos - China Opinion
Opinion

Two ducks with one stone: binge watching Chinese cooking videos

Online cooking videos have become my method of choice for sharpening my Mandarin skills while learning how to cook my favorite Chinese dishes.
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