Entire Western style towns have been popping up around China in droves over the past couple of decades. Bianca Bosker, the author of Original Copies, explains where it all came from and what it means.
Reckless driving, a dead body, friendly people, rampant development, cultural questions, the usual day of travel in China.
The Super Bowl comes each year, and each time it does it marks our place on the map, showing how far we've come since the last big game.
A woman gave birth in the cramped bathroom of a Chinese train, then abandoned the kid. How was this even possible?
China has some of the largest and most populated cities in the world, but they are not as big as they seem.
What an Olympic athlete who defected to Russia can teach us about how opportunity is now global.
A new tactic is being tried to reduce the astonishing 90% near-sighted rate among China's youth, and it's a very . . . Chinese solution.
What you should know about paying taxes for informal work that you do abroad.
OPINION: Would you rather communicate or have a petty battle of intellect?
China hasn't had a one child policy for an extended amount of time. But it's family planning policies are still in effect, only this time they may not be of much use.
China is very rapidly becoming "mall-ified" as large swaths of its urban areas are being redeveloped as self-contained residential/ commercial clusters centered around shopping malls. What effect does this have on the culture?
Going between the islands of Flores and Sumba shows what life aboard an Indonesian Ferry is really like.
I stepped into a migrant worker camp in a new city on the outskirts of Shanghai and caught a glimpse of what life is like for China's 40+ million construction workers.
Travel is tough, but the traveler needs to be tougher. Here's how Gar Williams, the 66 year old Senior Vagabond stays fit enough to continue moving through the world.
Many ancient customs of China live on in the modern age. Kau Cim fortune telling is one of them.
Want to earn some travel funds without committing to a long term job -- or even one you need to do everyday? Try substitute teaching. Here's how.