What’s your kind of bitch?

1Apr,2015
1Apr,2015

Tea – the 5000-year-old staple of Chinese culture. Engine of  economic development. Embodiment of the spirit of civilization, and the spirit of Chinese ideological form. Since 2737 BCE, when first discovered by the legendary Chinese emperor  Shennong,  it has gained…

How do they call tough women in China?

17Mar,2015
17Mar,2015

So it happened – the first best friend I made in Shanghai – Ana – just left China. After all our shenanigans, our crazy, sleepless trips to Hong Kong, our sexy  picture posing classes and more ( which one day…

Who is the true ambassador of China?!

10Mar,2015
10Mar,2015

Ok, laowais! Let’s have a quiz to check your knowledge of this unique country we live in. The Chinese calendar symbolizes this year with which animal? “Nobody really knows”…correct! Weishenme is it ok to drive a pink Ferrari wearing a…

To tell the truth or to save the face?

7Dec,2014

Although I have been in China for 3 years and feel like I’ve changed a lot, there is still one thing that gets me into trouble. I am brutally honest and straightforward. And this trait is NOT in high demand…

I wanna dance with somebody!

27Feb,2014

The blissful holiday is over. We are back to the city of lights, back to our offices and schools. Facekinis need to wait for at least a couple of months at the bottom of our closets until they see sunshine…