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The Commute and The Queue

Being a typical 21st century family man in Beijing, I spend around 10-15 hours of each week commuting to the centre of town. This, all-in-all, is ok. It’s not like a couple of years ago when I used to use … Continue reading

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Chinese Map Of Europe

If you know what this is, then you know what this is. Click image for bigger. Please leave your complaints in the comments box. Previously; “China, translated”

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Things in China: Never Forget

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Qingming festival 2012

It’s Qingming (“Tomb-Sweeping”) festival today, but it’s my day off anyway and miserable weather outside, so little to report. Last year, though, we went down to Hubei to visit V’s ancestral hometowns, tend to tombs, etc, and it was quite … Continue reading

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Things in China – Frost spider tree

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Things in China – Cabbage and hotpot

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Things in China – Year of the snake

Midnight in Tongzhou Zai Zai, born 12.07am, Chinese New Year’s Day

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