A look into "The Bitter Coffee of Hainan" unveils the dreams and disillusions of a coffee town’s Southeast Asian immigrants. Xinglong was very different from their original countries with no infrastructure. But life went on. Slowly they made Xinglong habitable. Today there are over 100 coffee houses in this small... more »
The State Department said it is reviewing the sale of the hotel to Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group, and that it may stop leasing space for the U.S. ambassador to the UN or the General Assembly... more »
This episode of the podcast is a run-down of what's new in Chengdu in March, 2015 including: "Under the Dome" smog documentary, Johnny 5 Donuts in Chengdu, and more topics which you'll find listed in the show notes on the podcast page. more »
The literal Chinese translations of country names often results in some funny interpretations. Many of the Hanzi writings of foreign countries are supposed to reflect a nice meaning and also be phonetically similar. more »
Illustrated by Chinese Weibo user Xia-a (xia1205), this crossover painting features the stars of the Avengers as the Eight Immortals crossing the ocean, with a little bonus in the back! Check out the zoom-in cuts at the link to see the intricate details. more »
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