April 23, 2014

Extremely irreverent look at Shanghai food scene

by Eddie Huang

February 12, 2014

UC Berkeley's new online master's program

Scaled up education innovation focusing on data science

December 23, 2013

36 hours in Sao Paulo

Helpful website with some interesting recommendations.

December 17, 2013

Indagare Brazil travel guide

December 9, 2013

Favela tourism in Rio

A Forbes article and a crowdfunding campaign.

May 2, 2013

reviews of language apps

from the NYT.

March 25, 2013

World city videos

CNN has a bunch of quirky city videos on this site, including ones on Shanghai, Beijing and Sao Paulo.

November 20, 2012

A day in Sao Paulo

BBC video, Havaianas

October 24, 2012

A slightly hysterical take on Sao Paulo

from the NYT, a kinda sorta true article. I think that it is nicer than portrayed.

June 3, 2012

Best yogurt in China

Good enough for the emperor! Wenyu Yogurt Shop

June 14, 2011

Aoka- Brazilian ecotourism

Aoka has some interesting connections with Quilombo communities and NGOs.

April 19, 2011

Microsoft Photosynth

Useful way to document international course experiences?

March 16, 2009

NYT Shanghai travel advice

36 hours in Shanghai 3 15 09

April 24, 2008

Indagare travel website

Nice stylish website with China info. Napa Wine Bar & Kitchen restaurant, 57 Jiangyin Rd., looks like a new attempt to introduce Shanghai to fine wine.

March 6, 2008

green t house, beijing

very stylish new/old China combo

March 4, 2008

3 D map of Shanghai

all in Chinese, but quite interesting

February 28, 2008

Naked Retreats, Moganshan

A possible case, expat run ecotourism. Website also discusses Moganshan

February 26, 2008

touristy Shanghai stuff, interactive maps