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Your Practical Guide to China

After living in China for four years, I found myself answering the same questions from people who were planning a trip to China. So I wrote this post as your pr...
A kiln in the museum

Recommended Museums in Hangzhou

Hangzhou is a beautiful city not far from Shanghai. It is famous for its vast West Lake and as the headquarters of the Alibaba giant. This time I want to recom...
A tea leaf salad in the Burma Bistro Yangon

Burma Bistro in Yangon

  My first few encounters with Burmese cuisine were not very successful. I tried some food in Naypyidaw, but frankly, I was not impressed. This time, my...
At the Entrance to the Madam Yen restaurant

Madam Yen Restaurant in Hanoi

  This Madam Yen restaurant in Hanoi was recommended to us by some expats in Hanoi. We said we wanted to try modern Vietnamese cuisine, and Madam Yen re...