For hundreds of years Fenghuang was a backwater of China, now it’s one of the countries biggest tourist desinations. How did this happen?
Wish Sticks Wedged Between Rock Strata In China
What are those sticks that are wedged between the strata of rock outcrops in China?
How Cultures Clash As China Urbanizes
As hundreds of millions of Chinese flood into cities the culture is bound to change. Enjoy public pissing, shitting, and spitting while you still can.
Explaining China’s SkyCity One: The Vertical City
They are building Sky City One. Could this change the future of urban development?
Spicy Food and Revolutionaries in Hunan
As Mao once said: people who consume diets heavy in hot peppers are natural revolutionaries. An exploration into the “hot pepper spirit” in Hunan.
Chinese Sedan Chairs Or Litters Being Used To Carry Lazy Tourists Up A Mountain
The palanquin is still in use in modern China. Today, instead of being used to parade the rich and powerful through the streets they are used to cart overweight tourists up mountains.
Changsha Is Typical China And This Is Good
I revisit Changsha, in the heartland of China, and come away with a very different impression.