Category: Blackmandarin

dorothy, we are not in kansas anymore  by louis davis

dorothy, we are not in kansas anymore by louis davis

Many of us are completely discombobulated by the thought of changing zip codes, much less changing countries… even more so when the country we are relocating to is completely different from our comfort zone....

CHRISTMAS IN CHINA

CHRISTMAS IN CHINA

Mi seh, yuh waah sih di place, Christmas nuff nuff inna China. In Tianjin where I live, in particular, signs of the festive season are everywhere… brilliantly lit trees, santa, reindeer, manger scenes, christmas...

Golf and Marriage… A Lovely Combination

Golf and Marriage… A Lovely Combination

Who wudda thunk it… my first real golf resort experience in China! That’s right. The province of Tianjin, where I live, was host to the Volvo China Open, a major international golf tournament that...

Embracing the Heavens

Embracing the Heavens

Have you ever touched the sky or embraced the heavens? Well, I have, on my recent climb up the Great Wall of China.   Considered one of the greatest construction feats in history, the...

Imperial Discovery

Imperial Discovery

Exploring on your own can be fun, but guess what, if you have a ‘partner in crime’ that is just as adventurous as you are, then the search and discover missions will be that...

My first two weeks in China

My first two weeks in China

After two weeks in Tianjin, China, I think I will stay! Indeed, it is perhaps one of the most difficult cultures to adjust to. However, if you are open to experiences and ready to...