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You ever been to a wedding in China? They sure are a cultural spectacle, especially to an expat living and working in the country. I’ve been fortunate to have attended 6 weddings over the years that have included marriage between Chinese locals and Chinese with foreigners. I haven't experienced all types of weddings in the country, but here’s a good look at what you can expect:
Have you seen DC Comic's Justice League movie yet? Well I have, and best of all, I saw it in China, my home of the past 6 years. Here's a look at what it's like to catch Justice League in China!
Chinese food is renowned all across the world for its distinctive selection of seasonings, tasty sauces, and savory dishes that not only incorporate influences of the country's longstanding history, culture, and traditions, but are also jam-packed with health benefiting nutritional content and form a variety of colors and aromas that produce an endless amount of taste and flavors.
Moving to China, or any country for that matter, and adjusting to cultural differences can be a very daunting process if you're not well prepared for the significant changes of lifestyle that lie ahead. To help make your journey as smooth as possible, here's my list of 15+ things to know & watch out for before moving to China.
Why Touring Hohhot, Inner Mongolia’s Xilamuren Grasslands & Xiangshawan Desert Turned Out to Be One of My Most EPIC Adventures in China!
Yes! I finally toured Inner Mongolia! That's right, it was the 2017 Labor Day holiday in China, and having already explored many of the country’s top places to visit over the course of 5.5 years, it was finally time to cross those last few travel destinations—Inner Mongolia, Tibet, Yangtze River Cruise, and Yunnan—off of my bucket list.
If You’ve Never Been to a Lantern Festival in China, You Might Want to Check Out These Photos From the 2016 Shanghai Lantern Festival at Yuyuan Garden
I love Chinese lantern festivals! Having lived in China for nearly 5 years now, I’ve had the opportunity to see my fair share, but that couldn’t stop me from enjoying my very first ever lantern festival in my new home of Shanghai.
Chinese Lanterns Galore at the 2016 Shanghai International Magic Lantern Carnival Festival. You Need to Go Next Year!
Ah, Chinese lantern festivals. Have you been? No, no, not in your city’s Chinatown; I’m talking about actually in China! Well in that case, you don’t know what you’re missing!
Harbin Ice and Snow World Festival. Check. Saint Sophia Cathedral. Check. Skiing in Harbin. Check. Freezing My A** Off On My Coldest Adventure in China Yet. Hell to the Yeah!
Ice, ice, crazy! Oh man, my trip to China’s infamous northern city of Harbin was undoubtedly the coldest adventure I had ever taken in my life. I’m talking FREEZING. Negatives. Apocalyptic cold. “Colder than a polar bear’s toenails”. Well, you get the meaning.
My First Time Attending a Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) Game—Shanghai Sharks Vs. Qingdao Eagles—Was Fun, But its Definitely Nowhere Close to the NBA
Oh boy! My first time attending a Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) game was such an awesome experience! Wait; did you even know that China has its own version of the NBA? Yep, it’s been alive and kicking since 1995. Where have you been!?
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