A country plagued with rich history and beautiful sights, this is China! Come with me as I travel through China for a full year while living the expat life in China.

Bifengxia & the Problem with Panda Sex

Details about my visit to the Bifengxia Panda Research Base in near Chengdu, China.

And, do you know why pandas need help reproducing? Read all about it here!

Chengdu – Beyond the Pandas

You’ve heard about Chengdu as THE city to go to see panda bears. But what about Chengdu city???

Chengdu has plenty to do within its city limits, and here are many things to do while in Chengdu.

Tianjin – Just Like In Europe

Tianjin is a city in the northeast of China, only about 2 hours from Beijing, and is one of the cities with the biggest European influences in all of China.

Read all about this beautiful city, its sights, and its gastronomy, in this travel guide to the city of Tianjin.

Scolded by North Korean Military

The scare of my life!!!
What happens when a North Korean guard starts screaming at you, for taking photos you were not supposed to?

This is what happened, and how it all ended…

Dandong – A Glimpse Inside North Korea From China

The city of Dandong offers a close glimpse of what life in one of the most secluded countries in the world is, North Korea.

Here are all the best spots where to look at North Korea from Dandong, China.

24 Hours In Beijing

What to do and where to go with only 24 hours to spend in the capital of China.

Here’s all you need to know, if you only have 24 hours to spend in Beijing.

A Few Odd Things About Beijing

China’s capital, Beijing, one of the oldest cities in the world.

Here is a short list of odd things about the city I realized during my first visit  to the capital of China.

Changbaishan & Heavenly Lake

One of the most beautiful sights in northeastern China are the Changbai mountains, Changbaishan.

Here is all you need to know about visiting Changbaishan and Heavenly Lake.

Things to Know Before Moving as an Expat to China

Whether you’re moving to China as an expat, or just visiting China for a long time, here are some crucial things you must know before you come. Enjoy!


Changchun: It’s Good Enough

Changchun, the city I know call home.

Check all there is to see and do in this not-so-touristy but colourful part of northeast China!

Changchun, it’s really good enough 🙂

My First Taste of a Train Ride in China

Did she just throw a fish bone to the floor?
Why did she just take a picture of me?
What do you mean I have no seat?!?!?!

These are just some of the questions that came to mind as I was riding my first train ride in China. Read on to know more.

Rocking a Weekend in Shenyang

Have you heard of Shenyang?
This beautiful city in the northeast part of China is one off-the-beaten-path, and a beautiful one.

Get to know Shenyang and all there is to it in this amazing travel guide to Shenyang.

My First Few Hours In China

My first few hours in China were already testing me. From getting through customs to being harshly cut in line, to almost half a plane falling ill to motion sickness, China wasn’t messing around.

Here are all the details.