Steven @steven ?

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"so go on and live your life, and i won’t ever say your name" · View
  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Golf Trophy From Back In The Day   4 days, 13 hours ago · View

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    The photo shows a golf trophy from Qingdao in what appears to be 1924 or perhaps 1913? The photo was sent in by Qingdaonese member Dennis who thinks it may be from 1938.
    Does anyone have any info on golfing in Qingdao from back in the day?

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Airlines Planes & Uniforms Unveiled   4 days, 13 hours ago · View

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    Launching March 2014, just in time for the Qingdao International Horticulture Expo, Qingdao Airlines recently unveiled its new planes and crew uniforms. Check out Bruce Drum’s photos of the planes here. CAAC announced the new airline in May of 2013.

    Photo from Qingdaonews.com.

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao By Any Other Name   1 week, 2 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Qingdao is the current international spelling for the city known in China as 青岛. Historically the city has been represented as Tsingtao and Tsingtau (German spelling). Qingdao has been called by nicknames such as Dao Cheng (岛成/Island City) and Qin Dao (琴岛/Stringed Isle). The 2008 Summer Olympics brought the name Sailing City to go with Beer City. Check [...]

  • Steven posted an update in the group Lao Tsingtao:   1 week, 3 days ago · View

    Wow, 15 bucks for postcards of old Tsingtao …

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-cathedral-Tsingtao-Qingdao-/390814350168

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: La Villa 11th Anniversary Party 4.11   1 week, 3 days ago · View

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    Qingdao’s best bistro is throwing its annual birthday bash. La Villa is 11, still there, and pouring some of the finest beer in Qingdao. Check out the party on April 11 at La Villa, on Hong Kong Middle Rd, just west of Shangri-La Hotel. Call 8388.6833 for more info.

    Long Live La Villa!

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Spring Blossoms   1 week, 3 days ago · View

    Thumbnail   Hooray, Spring is finally here, and Qingdao blossoms to celebrate. These shots were taken near the Kylin Hotel in Laoshan District, next to Tsingtao Beer City. Check out more photos of Qingdao Spring flowers by Michael Zhu in Zhongshan Park, and what things look like in “Summer’s Cauldron” along the Binhai Highway by Edward Pan . [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Jobs: Hyatt FOM   2 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail The Hyatt Regency in Qingdao is seeking a Front Office Manager. The hotel is located in Laoshan district near the Old Stone Man Beach (actually right on it). For more info and to apply for this job, check out the Hyatt page here. See more info from their site below. View our posting of the hotel opening [...]

  • Steven posted an update:   2 weeks, 2 days ago · View

    so go on and live your life, and i won’t ever say your name

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Jobs: Maths Teacher   2 weeks, 2 days ago · View

    Thumbnail International high school in Qingdao seeks maths teacher with A-Level experience. Check out the details from The Beijinger below.

    Mathematics Teacher Needed – Qingdao Now we’re looking for Math Teachers, who can work with us from Aug 2014, need someone with A-Level & IGCSE math teaching experience, English must be native or close to native level. Chinese local [...]

  • Steven posted a new activity comment:   2 weeks, 3 days ago · View

    Hey man, here’s a link to a local rock climber in Qingdao http://qdrocker.blog.sohu.com/ from the post at http://www.qingdaonese.com/qingdao-china-a-bouldering-destination/

    In reply to - Jack Lyons posted an update in the group Rock Climbing & Bouldering in Qingdao : Hi, my name’s Jack, I’m from Australia and I will be arriving in Qingdao in May with my girlfriend, Zoe. I’m really interested in coming and I’m super keen to teach english and stay for a year or so, but most importantly I [...] · View
  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Port IPO in HK   2 weeks, 3 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Qingdao Port , one of the 10 busiest in the world, will soon seek around half a billion dollars of capital in an IPO on the Hong Kong exchange. The port moved to Huangdao a few years back from its original location in Old Town . More from Bloomberg Businessweek below.

    Qingdao Port Group Co., operator of China’s biggest port for crude [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Tsingtao Profits in 2013   3 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail Tsingtao Brewery profits were up 12.2 percent in 2013. The original brewery is at 56 Dengzhou Lu (aka Beer Street) in Qingdao. Check out the Tsingtao museum and get a (small) free sample at the beer hall at the end of the tour. Pitchers of fresh beer are available for purchase. Try the restaurants along [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Springs Up   3 weeks, 2 days ago · View

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    A sunflower in downtown Qingdao springs up in the shadow of the Holiday Inn on Xuzhou Lu. Send in your photos of Qingdao – contact us here.

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Lawrence from Lawrence in Qingdao 3.23   1 month ago · View

    Thumbnail The President of Sarah Lawrence College , Karen Lawrence will be in Qingdao on March 23, 2014, to deliver a talk on liberal arts education in the United States. Alumni of Sarah Lawrence College include fashion designer Vera Wang, current Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel, and author Alice Walker. Check out more on this talk in Qingdao here. [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Paul Collins Beat in Qingdao Photos   1 month ago · View

    ThumbnailThe Paul Collins Beat performed at Downtown Bar a couple days ago. Here are some photos of the show that were posted by disintegration.qzone.qq.com. Something about this band makes me wanna be with a rock n roll girl…

    If anyone has photos from this show they’d like to share, get in touch.

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: MoneyGram in Qingdao   1 month ago · View

    Thumbnail MoneyGram announces a hookup with Qingdao Rural Commercial Banks in an effort to gain more market share where top competitor Western Union is prevalent. If the post office or bank lines are putting you off the yellow money senders, try out the red & whites at Qingdao Rural Commercial Banks in Qingdao. More from Marketwatch.com : MoneyGram, a leading [...]

  • Steven posted an update:   1 month ago · View

    @doctorlinda How’s the school going?

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      TCHAO · 4 weeks, 1 day ago

      what is school?

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Dinner in Badaguan, Qingdao   1 month ago · View

    ThumbnailAmanda demonstrates the perfect form for using chopsticks during a dinner in Badaguan, Qingdao. Get more info on Badaguan here, and about using chopsticks here. The young lady’s info is not shared, but if you do see her around Qingdao, ask about the Yang Boshi Peanut Challenge (not to be confused with other regular old peanut/chopstick challenges ) – the most [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Spring Beach   1 month ago · View

    ThumbnailOnly in Qingdao can one go to the beach in March, in a coat, and dig in the sand. Just ask Ethan Gu’s daughter, whose photos were sent in by her baba. The location is the Old Stone Man Beach, known in Qingdao as ” Shi Lao Ren “. Check out these other photos from a foreign student Kine at [...]

  • Steven wrote a new blog post: Qingdao Eats: Braised Chicken Stew   1 month, 1 week ago · View

    Thumbnail Most of your fellow expats have never heard of it. Your Chinese friends know what it is, but chances are they haven’t tried it. There’s not even a Wikipedia page for it (which may not seem that impressive until you consider that there are over 750,000 articles in the simplified Chinese Wiki). Most importantly, you have [...]

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