Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai

Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai is a Chicago-born, Brooklyn-based Chinese Taiwanese American spoken word artist, and she's coming to Shanghai to peform with underground lit collective HAL. We grab her for a chat before she hits the stage.

2 years ago
Everwines

"Wines for everyone."

10 weeks ago

Since Father’s Day is coming up, I’ve decided to dedicate the next few posts on the SH blog to the unwitting figure of hilarity that is my dad. Don’t worry – it’s not going to be some sort of soppy homage. Think of it more as a comedy of errors.

10 weeks ago
Shaken and stirred.

Strong, tasty and nice to look at – who doesn’t love cocktails? Here are eight places to get them, from the swanky to the affordable.

12 weeks ago
The BREW at Kerry Parkside

Once limited to watery Tsingtao, Shanghai’s beer scene is now thriving. Here are ten bars that serve great beers in Shanghai.

1 year ago

Model Chrissie Chau has quickly become the most controversial celebrity in town after releasing a book of sexy photos and a giant pillow emblazoned with a life-size image of her scantily clad self. She talks to June Ng about career planning, sexiness and bad press.

1 year ago
The Waterhouse

Say what you like about the 2010 Expo, but one thing’s for sure - it's bequeathed the city a veritable cornucopia of new hotels.

1 year ago
Cantina's brunch tacos

Shanghai’s love affair with brunch shows no signs of ending. Here are ten of the city’s best:

1 year ago
Cotton's on Xinhua Lu

When the weather is good, Shanghai’s outdoor drinking and dining scene springs into life. Here are ten terraces you shouldn’t miss:

1 year ago
Yoko Ono

Living legend Yoko Ono would actually rather be known as Yoko without the Ono, having always hated her last name. Surname or no, her first solo show in Shanghai, Fly, has caused quite a stir.

1 year ago
BackHome, Kuala Lumpur

Wherever you travel in Asia, cool rooms don’t have to cost the earth.

1 year ago

For those of us who haven’t jumped on the whisky bandwagon just yet, it might help to beef up our knowledge on the subject—to impress a visiting boss, outshine a savvy friend, improve on random trivia skills… or just to show Dad how we've grown up!

1 year ago

We got together with a panel of wine connoisseurs to take on the challenge of pairing wines with Asian cuisine.

1 year ago

New Places

New Restaurant: Pamir Xinjiang Restaurant
New Restaurant: A Mao
New Restaurant: Makoto
Feidan
New Venue: Feidan
Awfully Chocolate
New Restaurant: Awfully Chocolate
Le Creme Milano
New Restaurant: Le Creme Milano
El Coctel
New Bar: El Coctel
New Restaurant: Maya
Les Suites Orient
New Hotel: Les Suites Orient
Peninsula Deluxe Room
New Hotel: The Peninsula
Citta Espresso Club
New Restaurant: Citta Espresso Club
Charmant
New Restaurant: Charmant
New Bar: Malt Fun
De Refter
New Bar: De Refter