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Snow Season China Qingdao

Snow Season

Qingdao Adventures reports on skiing and snowboarding conditions in Shandong and further north.

Qingdao Photos Marcus Murphy Matzu city

Qingdao Photos: Marcus Murphy

Photos of the city sights by an old Qingdao Hand.

Bike Charity Qingdao

The Power Of One Yuan: Bike For Charity 8.28

On Sunday, August 28, 2011, Qingdao’s Giant Bicycle Store is helping to organize a bicycling charity event, and all are warmly welcomed to join.

Qingdao Temple Town

Temple Town

Check out some information on Qingdao temples both in town and around Laoshan.

Ancient Murrelet Qingdao China

Qingdao Birdspotting

The Ancient Murrelet spotted in Qingdao for the first time since 1992 according to the Qingdao Evening Newspaper.

Qingdao Character 2010 Chai

Chinese Character for Qingdao 2010

Recently the local newspaper Bandao/半岛 asked people to suggest a Chinese character to best represent the year 2010 in Qingdao.

Dead Bird Caught in Net in Qingdao Laoshan

Bird Up

Yesterday on the front page of Qingdao’s Morning Newspaper (Qingdao Zaobao/青岛早报) was an article about the illegal trapping of birds.

Qingdao Graffiti Spade Crew

Graffiti of Tsingtao: Spade Crew

Earlier this month, a crowd of Shandong graffiti artists, better known as the Spade Crew, descended on Nanning Lu out near Qingdao Technological University.

Exhibit Qingdao Postcards

Qingdao Postcards at Municipal Archives

The Qingdao Municipal Archives recently opened an expansive exhibition of hundreds of historical postcards gathered from around the world.


Fast Fashion Qingdao

Qingdao’s hipsters now have yet another new outlet for grabbing all their latest threads – at the recently opened H&M in the new Baili Guangchang/百丽广场.


Qingdao Artist: Sun Yong

Sun Yong (孙勇) is a Qingdao native currently residing in Beijing. Check out some of his illustrations of Qingdao’s ‘Old Town’.


Chemical Leek Dumplings

A large quantity of Chinese chives sold in and around Qingdao have been responsible for more than 20 extreme cases of food poisoning in just the past few days.