10/20/2014 12:59 pm ET Updated Dec 20, 2014

An Undying Bicycle Tradition

Shanghai, a charming and unique city of contrasts, continues to develop and grow as it evolves into a modern day metropolis and a financial center in China. Despite its rapid metamorphosis, the bicycle tradition is alive and well in its busy streets as well as its quiet old alleys. There is something about bicycles that evokes romance and charm. Here I am sharing a selection of iphone photographs portraying the bicycles of Shanghai and Beijing.