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Chengdu (but really, pandas)

With a population almost equivalent to London, Chengdu had remained under my radar for much of my travels. Situated in the heart of Sichuan province, the city is filled with new build skyscrapers and enormous highways, as well as small parks and historic sites. 721 more words

'Not that I have murdered anyone..' The April Author Interview


Okay Jane Risdon, firstly, ignoring all the rude dudes,  PLEASE tell us a little about yourself.

Shey, thanks so much for inviting me to tell you something about myself and my writing journey.

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The Screeching of Chinese Opera

You don’t need to understand Cantonese or be familiar with the stories of Chinese history and mythology from which the dramas of Chinese opera are written to enjoy it. 144 more words


A good luck New Year banner from Penang

Penang! O.M.G. Penang! Its now two weeks since we left but I am still feeling a rosy warm glow whenever I think about it. Part self indulgent nostalgia, part absolute delight. 910 more words

2015 Chinese New Year - Part 1

Soon we will be saying good bye to the Year of the Horse and welcome the Year of Goat or some might call it Sheep or even Ram.  499 more words

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