China

Sportscar phone

Sportscar phone

Seen today in Chiang Rai, Thailand: Being on the market for more than a year now, this is certainly not a novelty, but I thought it was cute enough to show. A phone shaped like a Ferrari F458 replica.Most likely it is made by Shenzhen SUFF Industry co.,ltd. These ones were bought on the market in Myanmar, [...]

Hotel survival part III: Thai/Chinese hotpot

Hotel survival part III: Thai/Chinese hotpot

Hotpot is a beloved dish in Thailand, China and the rest of S-E Asia. Basically it’s a bouillon brew in which one can cook almost anything.Since we usually eat out, it is a real ‘luxery’ to cook indoors.Hence our efforts to see if it would be possible to enjoy hotpot in the confort of our [...]

Worshipping cats who seem to say: "Mao" hidden on Chinese banknote

Worshipping cats who seem to say: "Mao" hidden on Chinese banknote

This seems to be the latest buzz in China

The unsolved mystery of paper cocktail and ice cream parasols

The unsolved mystery of paper cocktail and ice cream parasols

During the course of my life a lot of questions have been answered, like if the earth is round why don’t the people on the other side fall off? Or why do we have lightning and thunder? Where is the end of the universe and other mind bogglers people have been wondering about since their very [...]

Coral Island today II

Coral Island today II

A couple at the beach Two Chinese sisters enjoying the waves.One day the girl on the right couldperhaps become the next Connie Chiu Nothing here is complete without a splendid sunset.

China’s Got Talent: Man uses ‘Trojan pig’ trick to get his wife singing

Normally I don’t write that much about second hand stories and this item is off-topic as well, but still thought it was interesting enough to publish it here. A candidate for the TV-show China’s Got Talent imitates the killing of a pig. Interesting enough for the jury to get him in the show for a [...]