I see the remains of Christmas/2016 New Year displays, as well as the more recent (February 8) Chinese New Year celebration.
The remains of Christmas
The 2016 New Year
Chinese Spring Festival/New Year) decorations
As I walk through the city, I see the winter flowers in bloom, getting closer to the end of their season, almost ready for spring.
Winter plantings along the street
Palm trees in poor health
My favorite garden at the top of the Bund, next to the Waidaibu Bridge, still has the same snail/dolphin theme as when I last came by in November.
My favorite garden in Shanghai
Another favorite topiary along Nanjing Road
Morning practice in the mall and park
Food stands in the morning
As I complete my loop and return to the hotel, the cats are out to welcome me back.
Sidewalk cats outside the Shanghai Marriott City Centre