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The City’s Biggest Grave

Admittedly, events in history inevitably along with blood and tears, led to the very thing that would happen after a battle: the defeated party was annihilated and their bodies were

Go With The Flow: Big River

Dongcheng is renowned for its fair share of bars, which makes standing out from the crowd that bit more difficult. That is exactly what newly opened micro-brewery “Big River” has

“996” Work Culture Burnout in China

Alibaba founder Jack ma made a bold statement on his blog defending the notoriously grueling “996” work culture—working 12 hours a day (9 am to 9 pm), six days a

A Smiling Baby Is Always Beautiful

Evident by the global mass of selfies, trendy grooming services and the booming personal training industry, we are living in a world where appearance matters much more than ever before.

From The 1st Step to 2nd Generation

The journey of educator, parent and child, is a very important one. You can imagine the dynamic of that journey when the educator becomes almost like a part of the

For The Love of Food

Food is a very important part of everyday life, with likes and dislikes, routines and habits. But what happens when dining becomes a topic of debate in a cross-cultural relationship?

Send Your Kids Out To The World

The concept of “summer camps” is not new to westerners, however many Chinese still don’t get the point of a proper enriching experience. Let’s take a look at some of

DG’s 1st Classic Barber’s

A traditional barber’s pole in white, blue and red rotates at the corner of the store, with three vintage barber chairs sat between a massive floor-to-ceiling window—welcome to Dongguan’s first

Domestic Consumption Policy Plan

With quality now starting to trump quantity, new measures for China’s domestic consumption policy plan are part of a wider series, aimed at reinforcing the core of the domestic economy.

A Journey to the East

With the part that the Chinese writing system plays in Japanese and Korean, one may think that it is easier to master all three languages once you have the hang