Living in Beijing

A piece of salmon in the Miao Italian restaurant in Beijing

MIO Italian Restaurant in Beijing

It is not difficult to find a nice Italian restaurant in Beijing. The Chinese like pizza and pasta, and they appreciate it if they are greeted by an Italian che...
An Entrance to the Paradox Restaurant

A Small French Island in Beijing

I have to confess, I love Chinese food, but I cannot eat Chinese breakfast because I need my toast, butter and jam with a cup of real coffee in the morning. I...
In the Teahouse shop

Visit a Teahouse in Beijing

  China, like Japan and Nepal, has a tradition of teahouses. Teahouses are venues where you not only drink tea, but you can also relax and enjoy shows....
The Tower

Off the Beaten Path in Beijing

Beijing is much more than the Forbidden City the Great Wall. It offers a lot of well-hidden spots to have a look at if you decide to turn off the beaten path, a...

5 Essential Applications I Use in China

We all have applications we like and use. Some are used more often, while others have become an integral part of our lives. In this post, I want to share with y...

A Flavor of The Hutong in Beijing

What do ears and dumplings have in common? How spicy is Sichuan cooking? Is it difficult to prepare Gongbao spicy chicken? The Hutong in Beijing will help you l...
An illustration for a post Take Chinese Uber - DiDi

Try Chinese Uber – DiDi!

Can I use Uber in China? I hear this question quite often. No, you can not. But you can useĀ Chinese Uber - DiDiĀ instead! DiDi is a Chinese version for Uber,...

Flower delivery in Beijing

  Today I decided to order some flowers from flower delivery. Roses. Just for home decoration. It is winter, dark around, therefore I want some flowers. T...