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Lady in Red: A Chinese wedding!

Last weekend, I had the exciting opportunity to attend my first Chinese wedding. ┬áIt’s something I’ve been excited about doing since I arrived here a year ago. 466 more words

The Joys of Long Distance Bus Travel

I've decided to devote a blog post to road side bus stops, along with some ramblings about long haul bus trips in general. Why, you ask? 1,169 more words

Road Trip

Handling Gifts ala Peranakan Chinese Folks (as I know it)

A friend of mine said that he was very interested into “the dance of the bill”. He said that there was an art in pushing and pulling the dining bill when there were more than one person willing to have the honor to pay for the meal. 784 more words


Takin' Love by the Horns: The Chinese Tea Ceremony

After the ceremony, everyone was up and milling about, either casually chatting away to each other or trying to catch a glimpse of the rare bride-and-groom-emon*. 1,014 more words