Sanku Bay Marsh

As we taxied towards the terminal after the flight from Kunming to Sanya, Hainan, I listened intently to the flight attendant make the standard arrival announcement. She was half-way through the announcement before I realized she was speaking English! It wasn’t just the usual rushed, slurred delivery that many flight announcers are guilty of after giving the same announcement flight […]
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That’s MISTER Milk to you, madam!

From: [email protected] Subject: Jamaican in China!–“That’s MISTER Milk to you, madam!” (Language Lesson #1) Date: October 22, 2010 8:00:08 AM GMT+08:00 Tales of Dating and Cereal, (Cereal Dating???) As I’ve said to many a friend when discussing inter-cultural and international dating, “Language is highly overrated.” You don’t need to share a common spoken language in […]
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Speaking Spandarish, Tiananmen Tour, Mock Meat & Lunch Lotto

Subject:   Jamaican in China—Speaking Spandarish, Tiananmen Tour, Mock Meat and Lunch Lotto From:     [email protected] Date: Sept 3, 2010 3:00:55 PM GMT+10:00 So, I met Cong through the Couchsurfing.org website before I left Saipan. She graciously offered to take me around to a few places in Beijing once I got there. We agreed to meet […]
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