Living Here

A Sport Served In Every Town

Table tennis (ping pong) is the kind of sport which to the untrained eye is a fun hobby. Factor in China’s fierce reputation for the majority of Olympic gold medals

From Dongguan To The Next City

If you’ve been living and working in Dongguan for some time now, moving to another city in China could be on the horizon. However, make sure to consider these key

Handy Home Remedies

Whether it’s to cure an ailment, or to rid the symptoms, home remedies are sometimes the most effective, natural and cheapest option to stop your suffering. Here’s what you can

Going For Gold At Baiyun Zhang

It is true that the best things in life are free, and with that in mind, hiking the stunning, golden, meadow-like mountain of Baiyun Zhang certainly falls into that ideology.

Pinpointing The Role of Acupuncture

With the recent trends of TCM emerging in western culture, acupuncture is considered an effective treatment for physical rehabilitation, in both Chinese and western medicine. During my stay in Dongguan

Drink and Dash in Dongguan

Dating back to 1938, the globally renowned sporting social club, hash house harriers, indeed now exists here in Dongguan. Get your running shoes at the ready for this memorable and

For the Sake of Characters

In China, children begin their journey to understand mandarin’s complex writing system at a very young age. Are they sacrificing their childhood? Or is it worth it for their development?

Aussie Football Comes to Dg

Did you know that Australian football was probably the first western ball sport to include Chinese participation? Now having merged cultural and social aspects, it’s a whole different ball game.

American Football on the rise

To those who haven’t grown up with it, American football often seems like a mixture of armor-equipped violence combined with baffling penalties. However, it lies at the heart of the

The Essentials of Essential Oils

Nature has a hoard of benefits to offer us, many forgotten over the years, some rediscovered in recent times. One of nature’s finest gems, realized and adopted by many, is