A City of Fairy Tales and Goblins

Backpackers and budget travel. What matters is to breathe in a little China and this was our prerogative when we arrived. Destination: Guilin.   With intentions to explore, we were

Eat, Pick and See

There’s nothing like Getting out of the city and into the wild. Everything’s better at the source, but especially fruits and vegetables. Though normally framed as the world’s factory, Dongguan

Enter the Dragon

When was the last time you were nearly consumed by a fire breathing dragon? Regardless of what any Chinese friends tell you, they aren’t your friends. Unless, you’re made of

Donggusn’s Tigers Set To Win Title

Against all odds, the Tigers have added some key veterans, trained up their youth and now they’re on a warpath to once again claim the CBA championship. Head Strength Coach,

A Canton Weekender

With Chinese New Year already passed, hopefully you can relax a bit with a trip close to home. this time, forget the airports, visas and passports. This next trip is

Making way for New Dominance

Frank Silva, begins his self-published 2012 work by declaring that his book isn’t intended as political work, but one that is meant to focus on history and economics. I would

Absurdities of Our new Home

Arthur Mersault’s satirical novel is an absurdist work, which unabashedly displays its influences (Kafka, in particular) like an oversized knock-off belt buckle. Mersault can seem—brazenly, at times—unsympathetic toward China. Nevertheless,

10 Things To Maximize This CNY

Each year, the whole of China grinds to a halt as people dutifully throw down their pens and cease work for a little more than a week. Why? To effectively

Pouring Magic into Marvel

Coming as the fourteenth feature film in the Marvel Universe, Doctor Strange joins quite a prolific series. Directed by Scott Derrickson, who until now has mostly worked on horror flicks,

Reach for This One

For those who’ve never heard of author Lee Child or seen the movie Jack Reacher, starring Tom Cruise, it’s time for an update! With the second installment of the Reacher