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The Social Credit System in China

What do you know about China’s social credit system? Scarily similar to an episode from…

Spring Festival in Dongguan

China is so big and diverse, that there are thousands of ways to celebrate the very same festival. But…

Spitting Culture in China

China’s spitting custom is probably one of the first things that many of us remember noticing when moving here….

Chinese Food In the US

There’s no doubt that most expats didn’t understand the differences between authentic Chinese food and Chinese food overseas until…

Western Women Asian Men

Oh how times have changed among the cross-cultural dating and marriage scene! Tracy delves into some of the different…

Chinese Parenting Styles

When it comes to parenting in china, the idea of absolute control springs to mind. While different parents have…

Guan Incense: a DG specialty

A product worth three times more than gold, Guan incense is a fine local specialty that faded over time….

The Hot Water Obsession

Wondering why you’ve been struggling to get an iced water lately? If you haven’t noticed the Chinese’s craze of…

Chinese People’s English Names

Random? Peculiar? Awkward? Perhaps adjectives you would use to describe the English names your Chinese colleagues chose for themselves….

Free-style Travel

Statistics show how things have changed with tourism in China. With the younger generation supporting free-style travel, there is…