Month: August 2017

Exotic Fruits in China – Lychee

Chinese culture is always connected to the food – this is the conclusion that we made while writing the numerous articles about Chinese culture. Just open the post about Mid-Autumn Festival with its moon cakes; or the posts about the days before and after Chinese Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year, when you have special…

Chinese Chopsticks: Facts, Traditions and Taboos

For those who have already been in China (or other Asian countries), it is not a secret that one of the biggest concerns here is food. And not only because the cuisine is very different from the one we are used to, but also because of the challenging way of having the meal – using…

Bookstores of Shenyang

All book lovers probably facing the same problem when packing for moving or going for a long period to a foreign country. It is always a dilemma: Which books to take? Will it be enough until I find a bookstore in the new place? Will that bookstore have foreign language books (especially in China)? And…

International Beer Festival in Qingdao

Hey Beer lovers, the International Beer Day was celebrated on August 4th and especially for this day we have prepared an article about the biggest International Beer Festival in Asia! Where and When? Keep reading πŸ˜‰ The port city Qingdao (青岛, QΔ«ngdǎo) – one of the five main foreign trade ports of China, located in…