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It’s for Your Own Good

On September 29, 2011, teacher Simonova Anastassiya Alexandrovna died of cardiac arrest while at work. Fernando describes what ensued after her passing and the valuable lessons he learned from this

Why Not Mix Business with Pleasure?

Matt Marshall has brought heart and soul into Dongcheng’s only Irish pub, through music, food and a sense of homeliness. Murray’s represents a fortress for friendships, fun-fueled evenings and hearty

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There are many things in life which we could describe as short and sweet, leaving us with a brief moment of bliss. The few seconds we get to appreciate the

Exploring The Heart & Soul of Xi’an

Xi’an is truly a city with heart and soul. When in China, don’t miss out. Why not treat yourself and book a flight for a long weekend of history, hiking

Attainment, Home and Away

It came and went as quickly as the build up from the western new year—that’s right, CNY as usual saw the largest annual migration, with Dongguan ranking 2nd emptiest city

Early Childhood All About Love

A long time ago in a not-so-far-away land, happy Eva “castle” was established and brought with it a whole new way of educating children. Eva, founder of the daycare center,

The Lightminers

Set in a distant future, a place without day nor night, a time of no light, the lightminers blindingly dedicate themselves for the needs of others. But at what cost?

Things are never black and white

Our inhouse educator acknowledges a taboo, having provided an account of his personal experiences with regards to racism in teaching. He asks that readers remember this before criticizing the column.

Hanoi Rocks, Lliterally

Following last month’s Chinese new year getaway suggestion, HERE! Offers another convenient alternative for leaving China’s borders over the holiday period. Check out the gem that is Hanoi. Vietnam’s capital

The Year of the Pig

How auspicious it would be to marry in the year of the pig. Tenuto was also born in the year of the pig. What does married life mean? Is life