Xinle Site 沈阳

Interesting and quick to see. Xinle site is basically a partially excavated prehistoric site going back roughly 7000 years or more to Chinese pre-history. You can go into some reconstructed huts with wax figures in them. Fun to do for an hour or two. It is divided into northern and southern components: the southern has…

Nánjīng Memories Hall

During the Japanese occupation of China, an estimated 30 million Chinese were killed. In the Nanking Massacre, at least 369,000 people were slaughtered and 80,000 women were raped by Japanese invasion troops. The horror began on the morning of December 13,1937, when the Japanese Imperial Army captured Nanjing, which was then China’s capital. Soldiers went…

10 Reasons to visit Zambia 🇿🇲

Zambia may be home to the Victoria Falls, but it’s so much more than that. It’s a vast country, with a rich history, welcoming people,culturally diverse tourism with more than 70 tribes living seamlessly side by side. 1. Luangwa National Park North Luangwa National Park is a national park in the northernmost of the three in the valley of the Luangwa River….

My love-hate relationship

Believe me when I say it is in fact possible to love and hate at the same time. Not quite equally but all at the same. I know, I know, it’s confusing, I don’t fully get it all myself but I have been experiencing a love hate relationship for a while. It’s a more season…

❄️Christmas in 🇨🇳 China

Christmas is not a traditional holiday in China. Although You may see some Christmas decorations especially down town, restaurants and Malls, it doesn’t mean it’s a holiday. Many Chinese people, especially the younger generation like the idea of Christmas and have become accustomed to it. While Christmas is family time, a time to give praise…

Seasons

Watching the seasons change is one of the things I love most about living in Mainland. I have pretty much rolled out chunky sweaters and knitted socks to keep me snagged these next few months 🍁🍂, while stocking up hot chocolate and trying out new coffee to last me through the rather harsh Shenyang winter….

China’s racist exhibition

During the last two weeks we discovered a Museum in Wuhan China which had an exhibition where they were comparing African people to animals. Each picture had a black African person and an animal said to be like that person. People were going to that Museum for this exhibition. I know that most people really…

Chinese National Holiday- 国定假日

Octobre 1st 1949 is the Memorial Day for the founding of the people’s republic of china,hence, the Chinese National Day is celebrated on October 1st every year to commemorate the founding. On this day, lots of large-scaled activities are held nationwide. This 7-day holiday from Oct. 1st to 7th is called “Golden Week”, during which…

Visiting China

China is one of the worlds super powers and also one of the top tourist destinations. The vast country has a diversity of grassland, landscape, rivers ,long coastlines and historical sites textured with so much history. China is truly travelers wander experience. So for anyone planning on visiting China or is in China but hasn’t…