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Chaos Incoming: Beijing in Lockdown

China is celebrating end of World War II and it’s Victory Against Japan on Thursday.

China is a great nation, so naturally they do like to display their military might in some kind of grand parade every now and again. 767 more words


My Three Wedding Dresses

In Asia, it’s customary for brides to wear multiple dresses on their wedding day. As such, I took the custom as an excuse to shop for gowns. 60 more words

My Wedding Planning

I recently travelled to Shanghai to visit friends, and I must say I was in green tea heaven!!! Delicious ice cold green tea beverages are available on every corner, they even have varieties with less or no sugar now (which was different a couple of years ago when everything was super-sweet). 1,215 more words


My War With the Toilet!

Guys… I am telling you the Chinese toilets are bound to kill me one day…. they are after me….. don’t laugh…. my latest encounter…. is the battle of the iPhone…. 590 more words

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What's a Chinese wedding banquet like?

I was thoroughly impressed by this couple’s attempt to create a “Chinese Banquet Survival Guide”. It’s way way wayyy better than our attempt in a “ 1,511 more words


And just like that, another milestone is complete. Our wedding invites are sent!

Although I would have preferred to send the invitations out earlier (closer to 3 months in advance instead of 2), I guess better late then never, right? 325 more words

My Wedding Planning

Китайские причуды. Часть 2.

Спасибо папе и маме Андрея за его чтение моего блога и ободрения писать дальше. Как я уже писала в прошлом посте – у нас каникулы от учебы, поэтому появилось много времени для любимых дел, например, писать блог.