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10 rules that helped me survive in China…

Hi again, this is actually an article I wrote for a Chinese website, but I want to share it with you guys as well so here it is… In my six month I have been confronted with a lot of challenging and strange situations, and here are ten (mental) things that helped me to cope… Continue reading 10 rules that helped me survive in China…

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Shanghai, Suzhou, Pingyao, Xi’an and Spring festival visitors

A long title for a long blog – so much happened this past few weeks that I hope you have the patience to read it all! I was delighted to receive visitors for the Chinese spring holiday- my mum, her friend and my best friend with his mum took the long flight from Austria to… Continue reading Shanghai, Suzhou, Pingyao, Xi’an and Spring festival visitors

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A few sentences that have shaped my time here…

This January I have been quite busy, preparing pretty anything coming up soon- my HSK test, my mum’s visit, my flight back, my stay in Germany…well, I have tasted a lot of “Beijing life” the last few months, and met a lot of people saying different things. Some of those will stay in my mind… Continue reading A few sentences that have shaped my time here…

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A few things that are (not) true about China

This week I want to clean up with some wrong images you might have thinking of China, and correct the picture you might have in your mind. 1) Chinese love to eat cats and dogs Although eating our beloved pets in China is not such an odd thought as it would be for us, dog… Continue reading A few things that are (not) true about China