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    When traditional meets modern – Shanghai & Suzhou Travel Diary

    I like China. I find it interesting to watch how the country evolve in such an incredible pace. When I first went to Beijing in 2001, the public toilets had no door, just the toilet bowls. Not kidding – we had to pee with 6 other local aunties who’re chatting loudly with one another when they pooped. When I visited Shanghai in 2004, all I could remember was the messy traffic and old buildings. Not impressed. Fast forward to 2019, so much has changed especially in Shanghai. The traffic is much smoother and the CBD areas are uber posh. Shanghai IS indeed the heart of China. Shanghai The Bund 外滩,…