The dating experiment

I failed it though. Mainly because I got lazy. So I had read about using Tinder in China as a “find friends” app and I really wanted to make non company friends that were Western. It was all in good intentions until I got into swiping for appearance and potentially good dates. After having a … More The dating experiment


As I was telling a few people that  I was leaving I remembered this lady who was moving with her children. And near when I’m returning she was preparing to leave for a while. So I decided to call her. The end result: Share with people, your story. It can help others and teach them lessons. If … More Leaving

Drinks in China

Drinking in China is interesting to say the least…   This is the only place I’ve ever heard of that has fake alcohol. You can see the bartender open what appears to bea  brand new legit branded bottle like Smirnoff and think you’ll be fine. But you won’t be. It’s not real and the hangover … More Drinks in China

China notes

Just general notes on things I’m seeing. [The clothing is interesting. Lots of English language on them that adds to the creativity but sometimes bad grammar. This picture is from CNY!] 1- toilets. They are squat over a hole toilets. Some won’t have tp or hand soap. Some may also be cold and dirty with … More China notes