Along the Waterfront of Shanghai’s Bund

Along the Waterfront of Shanghai’s Bund

When you take your first steps onto Shanghai’s Bund waterfront, you’ll feel like you’ve been transported to another continent, a century back in time. More than 50 striking early 20th-century commercial buildings line the street, once the headquarters of the world’s East Asia-based banking and trading houses. Financiers and industrialists from the global powers of Read more...: Along the Waterfront of Shanghai’s Bund

Bewitched by “Bali Magic” and $3,760 a Year in Rent

Bewitched by “Bali Magic” and $3,760 a Year in Rent

Heather Boylan’s morning starts early in Bali. If her menagerie of adopted pets fails to wake her, These broadcasts are part of the daily neighborhood ritual and soundscape—a reminder that, even though Bali is an island full of expats, it is a Hindu island. “I think even the animals know what time it is based on the prayers,” says Heather...