14 Mar

VPN in China

You have probably heard about the ‘Great Firewall of China’ before. Google, Gmail, Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, Snapchat and other social network websites are blocked in mainland China. But, there is a way to get access to these websites!
28 Feb

Renting an apartment in China

Renting an apartment in China When you’re going to China there might be a couple of things you’re wondering or worrying about, especially when you’re not a very experienced traveler or expatriate. Of course you focus first on the job, its pros and cons – is it worth it for you to move to the...
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14 Feb

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Did you know that China has its own version of Valentine’s Day? Actually there are two traditional festivals in China which are similar to the Western Valentine’s Day!
28 Jan

Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is the most important traditional festival in China. There are many Chinese traditions during the Chinese New Year. In this blog you will read some of these traditions.
17 Jan

Gifts giving in China

It is recommended to have prior knowledge about giving and receiving gifts in China before you go to China. Giving and receiving gifts is an important element in the Chinese culture, there is an etiquette involved. Some gifts you should not give at all, and some gifts are only acceptable in certain circumstances.
22 Dec

Celebrating Christmas in China

As many of you know, Christmas is not an official holiday in China. The simple reason for that is that Christmas is a Christian holiday and are there barely any Christians in China. Since China became more capitalistic over the last decades, Christmas festivities are more and more present these days. The fun thing is:...
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