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9 Great Ways to Spend April Fools Weekend...

on 03/31/2017 - 11:21 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter... Our videos are on haitus for a while; however, we still have a great list of 9 events shared with us to help you have a wonderful April Fools weekend! Enjoy!
 
NOTE: The following content appears in chronological order and "as submitted" to the ShekouDaily directory. None of the claims or wording used are the opinion of the writers at ShekouDaily. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters, you may do so for free here.
 
FUBAR Party: "We're Not Opening!"
FUBAR BrewPub is not opening this Friday March 31st, 2017 at 6pm! DJ Pax and Alien Encounter will be there to ...

Foreigner arrested and tasered in Shenzhen Starbucks

on 03/30/2017 - 06:57 pm

 
UPDATED May 16, 2017: According to a police contact, the foreigner in the video below was deported today after six weeks in jail. He was deported for "overstaying and attacking the police."
 
UPDATE: Eye witness accounts report that he was inebriated and violent and that the police took action after he physically assaulted someone. We'll post more if further details arise.
 
One of our readers just sent us this video of an incident that took place just after 6pm Thursday March 30th at the Starbucks in Sea World Square, Shekou, Shenzhen. We'll try to get more details to share.
 

Special Guest Performers at FUBAR Party this Friday!

on 03/29/2017 - 06:24 pm

This Friday March 31st, there's a special guest band performing at the We're Not Opening Party at FUBAR BrewPub, Shenzhen's newest Craft Brewery.

Mandarin Mondays Episode 7: Get out of my way!

on 03/27/2017 - 10:41 am

Welcome to the seventh episode of Mandarin Mondays where we provide a quick Chinese Language Tip each week in under five minutes.

This week's topic: GET OUT OF MY WAY!

Learn two common methods to ask people to get out of your way. This lesson also cover the issue of politeness and softening your tone...



Special thanks to Linda Lin of TLI - ShiFangLi for the content. If you'd like to learn Chinese please contact TLI using the information below, or click here for more info.
 

 
Contact information:
 
Shekou Branch:
Contact: 0755-21618221 or tlishenzhen@126.com
1209A, 12F, Mingwah International Convention Center, Guishan Road, Shekou, Nanshan ...

Meet Jesse Hopwood, Head Brewer at FUBAR BrewPub

on 03/24/2017 - 05:04 pm

This week we met with Jesse Hopwood of Australia. He's the head brewer at FUBAR BrewPub, Shenzhen's newest Craft Brewery that will be opening at the end of this month.

He was nice enough to show us around his operations and tell us a bit about what they're doing. Take a look for yourself...

DJs, Dancers, Fundraisers, Free Drinks, Earth Hour, Sports & more!

on 03/24/2017 - 11:15 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend NewsVideo...
 
Errr... Due to a series of unfortunate events this week we don't have a video, nor our usual writing and commentary. We do, however, still have a list of all the great events shared with us this weekend. Please scroll below to see them all and please accept our sincerest apologies for making you read as we approach the weekend.
 
Enjoy!
 
NOTE: The following content appears in chronological order and "as submitted" to the ShekouDaily directory. None of the claims or wording used are the opinion of the writers at ShekouDaily. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters, you may do s ...

Shekou Athletes Compete in Global Competition, 2017 CrossFit® Open

on 03/24/2017 - 08:47 am

On Saturday March 18th, ShekouDaily visited Attitude CrossFit in Shekou to meet four warrior athletes competing in the 2017 CrossFit® Open. CrossFit® is a sport that takes elements from various domains and puts them together into one skill-intensive, high intensity workout.
 

 
Check out this video below for a peek into what CrossFit® and the games are about and to meet the athletes right here in Shekou working their hearts out to attend 2017 CrossFit® Games.
 

 
Special thanks to Attitude CrossFit for inviting us over for the interview and video.
 

Mother and Daughter Finally Reunited

on 03/20/2017 - 04:05 pm

After the nightmare of having her daughter taken from her more than three months ago, Claire Hu is finally reunited with her Isabella.
 

Claire and her daughter Isabella had been kept apart by her now ex-husband for more than 3 months. He had taken Isabella during a playdate. Because Claire and Alejandro weren't yet divorced, the police could do nothing to help. Claire appealed to local media to help find her daughter; however, she ultimately had to wait for a judge's decision.
 

The decision finally came on March 6th, 2017. According to Claire, she was awarded custody of Isabella by a family Court in Nanshan, Shenzhen while Alejandro is allowed four visitations per month. ...

Mandarin Mondays Episode 6: Where is the Bathroom?

on 03/19/2017 - 10:52 pm

Welcome to the sixth episode of Mandarin Mondays where we provide a quick Chinese Language Tip each week in under five minutes.

This week's topic: WHERE IS THE BATHROOM?

Learn how to ask someone where the bathroom is and how to avoid common pronunciation problems when doing so...



Special thanks to Linda Lin of TLI - ShiFangLi for the content. If you'd like to learn Chinese please contact TLI using the information below, or click here for more info.
 

 
Contact information:
 
Shekou Branch:
Contact: 0755-21618221 or tlishenzhen@126.com
1209A, 12F, Mingwah International Convention Center, Guishan Road, Shekou, Nanshan, Shenzhen (Seaworld sub ...

Don't Like, Don't Pay at Indian Cottage in Coastal City

on 03/17/2017 - 04:32 pm

Thanks to the recommendation of one of our readers, I visited Indian Cottage in Coastal City the other day. I had a fun and interesting experience so I thought I'd share it with you. While I was there I tried some great dishes and had a chat with one of the owners who told me that he's so confident you'll like his food that if you don't like it you don't have to pay. Watch the video below of the experience or scroll down for some photos.
 

 
 

 
Aside from the comfy booths one of the first things I noticed was something called the Bamboo Biriyani in the menu. I haven't seen that before so I had to try it. Per the chef's recommendation, I also tried the Fish Goan ...