Op-Ed

A Different Perspective in China

Perspective is important in virtually all aspects of life. On the topic of expat life in China, many of us have our own expectations and perceptions on what that should

Five Magic Minutes A Day

5 minutes of meditation a day will improve your life. Be mindful or compose yourself for the day or tasks ahead. It truly can be the key to a successful

Is the High-Speed Link Worth It?

Unless you have been hiding under a rock recently, you must have heard of the new high-speed train link from mainland China to Hong Kong. But does the service deliver

Why You Shouldn’t Eat Dogs

We live in a society where the debate on eating dogs is ongoing. A battle between morals & culture, we all have our own opinions on this matter. But is

Get Me in a Taxi!

We’ve all been there. You need to get from A to B and the only option is a taxi. In China, the word seems to almost go hand in hand

Let Us Cross the Road!

If you’ve been lingering in these parts a while, you’ve assuredly seen incredible and uplifting development. Yet, still plenty of systems still fall behind. The only solution to get through

Apps are ruining our world

Watch as the art of direction, conversation and physique all dry up. Dangerously, we want everything faster and easier. The future looks beautiful in its amazing achievements, but will it

The Bizzare World of Entry Exams

Entrance exam scandals show the intense competitiveness found in Chinese education. As the system grows and develops, it seems important to promote growth instead of widespread exclusion. China is obsessed

Put That Cigarette out or Leave

Smoking is proven to kill. For some, the decline is slower than others, but what about those people who don’t have a choice? We shouldn’t only be concerned with ourselves.

Some Rules Cannot Be Broken

Traveling to North Korea is a risky way to spend A vacation. It’s a country where things can happen beyond the reach of anyone’s help. No governments AND not even