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Furry friends for a break from the rat race - Big Little Docos

Furry friends for a break from the rat race

The joys of petting a pet, without having a pet.
Delicious cuisine … and no bones about it - Big Little Docos

Delicious cuisine … and no bones about it

From down-to-earth street food to fine dishes celebrating ultimate craftsmanship, the pursuit of perfection is what makes Chinese cuisine charming and inclusive. 
Warrior Shoes treads on uncharted new ground - Big Little Docos

Warrior Shoes treads on uncharted new ground

Huili, also named "Warrior Shoes" in English, is not only one of Shanghai's biggest shoe brands, but popular all across China and the world.
How did a business street in Pudong become festooned with knit dolls? - Big Little Docos

How did a business street in Pudong become festooned with knit dolls?

A woman suffering from postnatal depression took her needles to overcome the problem, and now she's become an online celebrity. 
A pen mightier than the cellphone - Big Little Docos

A pen mightier than the cellphone

Shanghai's Hero writing implements have borne witness to the China's development and played an important role in many historic events.
Squeaky clean for decades with iconic Shanghai soap - Big Little Docos

Squeaky clean for decades with iconic Shanghai soap

The warm, comforting fragrance of sandalwood fragrance is deeply ingrained in the memories of many older Shanghai residents. 
A rare and pricey fish, served in a multitude of tantalizing ways - Big Little Docos

A rare and pricey fish, served in a multitude of tantalizing ways

The knifefish is a pricey ingredient that happens to be in season right about now. Knifefish dishes are only available for a limited time, normally during March and early April.
A chemical consultant with a passion for birds and mud - Big Little Docos

A chemical consultant with a passion for birds and mud

On many sunny days, Kai Pflug gets up around 5am, sometimes much earlier, and drives to Nanhui, carrying his big camera with a huge lens.
Apprentice's evolution into inkstone master - Big Little Docos

Apprentice's evolution into inkstone master

Ding Weiming, 63, is an inkstone sculptor at the downtown Shanghai Arts and Crafts Museum on Fenyang Road. He has been working in the area for almost 40 years.
How far we've come: Looking back on transportation in 1980s Shanghai - Big Little Docos

How far we've come: Looking back on transportation in 1980s Shanghai

In the 1980s, stagnant traffic, overstuffed housing and a collapsing environment were the three major problems perplexing Shanghai people.
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