Confessions of a Bartender

Confessions of a Bartender

Pier-André lifts the lid on life behind the counter of the world’s only North Korean themed bar in the Chinese town of Yangshuo.
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The Kangbashi Mosque: A Minimalist Landmark in a Ghost City

The Kangbashi Mosque: A Minimalist Landmark in a Ghost City

In the ghost city of Ordos, Hélène Veilleux finds beauty in simplicity at the brand new (and empty) mosque.
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From Dusk ’til Dawn on Hua Shan

From Dusk ’til Dawn on Hua Shan

Aaron Sloan takes us on a thrilling (and rather dangerous) trip up one of China's sacred mountains in the middle of the night.
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One Night in Shanghai

One Night in Shanghai

Jacques Gevelaar takes us on a tour of a few of the many nightlife hot spots in Shanghai.
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If You Build It, They Will Come: The Story of Kangbashi, Ordos

If You Build It, They Will Come: The Story of Kangbashi, Ordos

Damon Richter teamed up with Young Pioneer Tour’s Gareth Johnson to explore the sprawling Inner Mongolian metropolis of Ordos, a city that has everything — except inhabitants.
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The 6 Most Surprising Things About China

The 6 Most Surprising Things About China

Lee Parry takes a light-hearted look at some of the more surprising revelations he's had as an expat in China.
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Living with the Legacy: Reflections on the Beijing Olympics Four Years On

Living with the Legacy: Reflections on the Beijing Olympics Four Years On

Nicholas Langdon found his thoughts turning to the sweep of history as he explored the venue of the 2008 games.
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Drink Hot Water and Have a Rest: The Chinese Hospital Experience

Drink Hot Water and Have a Rest: The Chinese Hospital Experience

How to Live in China: A Brief Introduction After seven years of living in China, you develop a set of informal rules for yourself: 1. The correct response to any unsolicited conversation is ‘ting bu dong’ or ‘I don’t understand’;...
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