Flaneur – A Tale of Two Cities

In spirit of this week’s Discover Challenge, it is my pleasure to share with you all a juxtaposition of two cities: Shanghai (China), my hometown by birth; and Sydney (Australia), my hometown by choice.

Shanghai

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Juxtaposition of Shanghais’s old and new in all its glory (Shanghai’s traditional “slum” housing in the foreground with the prestigious Westin “crown” hotel in the background)
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Shanghai Pudong Lujiazui Central Business District, as viewed from Level 100 of the Shanghai World Financial Center (上海环球金融中心)

Sydney

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The idyllic Royal Botanic Gardens on a Friday afternoon (Chifley Tower is seen as the skyscraper on the far left)
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Sydney’s iconic harbour earning it the title of the “Emerald City”, as viewed from my office at Level 40 of Chifley Tower
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