Monthly Archives: October 2011

Going potty in China

Living in a foreign country gives you a new perspective on things, and the way we go about our daily lives.  Here in China I have seen lots of things that have made me question Western ideas and methods – … Continue reading

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A break from Beijing – four days in Chengde

In China, the first week of October is known as ‘Golden Week’ and is a national holiday. Most businesses close for the week, though everyone has to work the following Saturday and Sunday to make up the time.  We decided … Continue reading

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