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This is a blog for all Shenyang expats / expatriates- shops, restaurants, bars, places to visit ... Blog à destination de tous les expatriés de Shenyang : partage des bonnes adresses et des bons plans, rendez-vous à ne pas rater, endroits à visiter..

30 mai 2015

Shenyang Recommendation: La Maison de Cheryl

This bakery is located on the small street next to Heidi's 1.  They make breads each week, which can be ordered.  Actually, anything can be ordered in advance - beautiful birthday cakes, chocolatines/pain au chocolat, scones, brioche, cookies, cupcakes and more.  You can even have a cookie or cake party at their shop! La Maison de Cheryl is highly recommended!  Follow them on Wechat for easy news and ordering.

23 mai 2015

Shenyang Century Golf Club

This golf club is highly recommended in Shenyang.  A round of 18 holes will cost 1200rmb for non-members.  Annual membership is 5800rmb, then you'll only pay 260rmb for each round of 18.  Other membership privileges include free practice balls on the range.  Check them out at No 18, No 7 Street in the Tiexi District.
15 avril 2015

A First-Timer’s Guide to Shenyang, China

A fantastic reader, Jess Singet, has written this First-Timer's Guide to Shenyang.  Here, you can read the opening paragraph or download the full document for a lot of great information.  Thanks, Jess! If you would like to share your recommendations about Shenyang and this area, email us at shenyangexpat@gmail.com. A First-Timer’s Guide to Shenyang, China Shenyang, the biggest city in northeast China, is largely off the radar of the typical tourist in favor of glitzier cities like Beijing, Shanghai, or Hong Kong. But... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2015

Recommendation: LOCH - Restaurant in Shenyang

Thanks to a reader for this great recommendation. "You should try this one... Very good meat, cooked as western people like, just grilled with salt and pepper, with a wonderful home made sauce!! And the paella... A real one!!! So good! The owner's wife is Spanish... The place is intimate, so nice when you just want to relax with a good dish!"
09 mars 2015

Travel Recommendation: Beijing-Restaurants near Nanluoguxiang

Nanluoguxiang and the Drum Tower area are very popular in Beijing.  If you're in that area, we recommend this nice restaurants for a Western twist.  Santoor is and Indian restaurant on Ju'er Hutong, close to a great hotel, Beijing Traditional View Boutique Hotel.  It is also close to the relocated Pottery Workshop.  For fast and delicious Indian food, Santoor is highly recommended. Closer to the Drum Tower, on Gulou, you'll find the Burger Counter.  The lovely owner makes delicious burgers of all kinds,... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2015

Noodle Shop across from Riverside Garden

Last year, a noodle shop opened on the small street across from Riverside Garde, and around the corner from the Sofitel. Not as cheap as "hole in the wall" shops, but it is clean and staff are helpful. Their dishes are quite good!

27 janvier 2015

Travel Recommendation: Mexican Restaurant in Seoul

Try this nice Mexican restaurant in the Jongno neighborhood.  If Mexican food is not what you're looking for, this is surrounded by many other restaurants for quite a few blocks.  Walking distance to Itaewon too.
20 janvier 2015

Recommended Restaurant near Wobo

A reader sent this to us recently:  I would like to share a new restaurant that we found. Near Wobo (just the first street after the bridge), there is Loch restaurant where you can eat a very good Spanish paella!! Also they have some other west food (like spaguetti, chicken wings, salad, meat...). It is a small and very nice restaurant in front of the lake. Thanks for the recommendation!  If you would like to recommend a restaurant, email us the information at shenyangexpat@gmail.com.  
19 janvier 2015

Recommended Spa in Xita

Recently, a friend recommended this spa is Korea Town (Xita).  She said it is clean, the services are great, and the staff are very nice.  Quite a few expats go there for services like waxing, facials, nails, etc.   Regina is the manager.  She used to work in New York for some years and can speak simple English with customers.  Her contact information is on the card.  You can email her at 13998166483@163.com.