A Guide for Chinese International Students

This week’s guest post is from my dear Changsha friend Liam who lived all his live in China up until this year in August, when he decided to fulfill his dream and move abroad for getting his Master’s degree in Canada. It’s his first time ever to be abroad and outside of China. In this…

Things AMWF Couples HATE to be Asked

It’s been said before but I will say it again: Being in an AMWF relationship is super awesome but not always easy. People ask the craziest questions and get super nosy. Why do people care so much about my relationship and ask the most inappropriate things?  You know what I mean… The most popular question I…

How To Better Memorize Hanzi 汉字!

The other day, I held a presentation about living, working and traveling in China at my old university. The audience was mostly made up by current Chinese students as well as a few teacher. During the Q&A period, a lot of students asked me how they could improve memorizing Chinese characters 汉字. That’s why I decided to…

ASIAN GUYS! How To Get a Western Woman

This post is mostly dedicated to my male Asian readers. I’ve met a lot of Asian guys – Asian Asian not born and grown up overseas. Most of them have one secret passion: Western women. They would love to have a Western girlfriend, or even wife, and some, unfortunately, only seek sexual experience (I don’t…

Luxury Products in Year of the Horse Edition

The Chinese New Year began a few days ago and not only Chinese brands go crazy over the year of the horse. Many international fashion designers, automobile companies and many others created special editions for the year of the horse to cater the Tuhao population. Brand Shoes Puma, Nike, Converse and Adidas have created special…

The Pros and Cons of Being a Western Woman in China

Even though there’s already many blog posts about this topic, I would also like to share my personal experience about being a Western women in China. As Sara Jaaksola described in her blog post “Being a Western Woman in China”, there’s not a lot of foreign women living in China, or at least in our Chinese…