From Star Trek Enterprise replicas, massive rings, and even a piano-shaped building, there are plenty of weird Chinese architecture to see. There's already a lot about China that makes the country unique, but few people consider that crazy architecture in China might be one of them. Here are a few examples. Up until about 20 years ago, most of China's buildings were concrete squares void of … [Read more...] about 12 Weird Chinese Architecture Buildings That Will Amaze You
Do you need a TEFL certification to teach English in China? As you consider a job as an English teacher in China, it helps to understand what they require and what influences your potential salary. As somebody who has taught English and lived in China for over 10 years, I'd like to share with you what I've learned. Once you start looking around for teaching jobs here in China you'll … [Read more...] about Do I Need a TEFL to Teach English in China in 2020?
So you've landed in China and realized that you want to use a Virtual Private Network, or VPN for short. Unfortunately, all the VPN websites that are supposed to help you bypass censorship are, well...censored. So what do you do? How can you install a VPN from within China? Don't worry, you're not alone. Getting stuck in China without a VPN is a common problem that many people face. I get … [Read more...] about How to Install a VPN from within China in 2020 (2 Methods)
When you travel to Shanghai, don't be surprised when you get inundated with recommendations from guidebooks and travelers telling you all about The Bund, The Pearl Tower and The Yu Gardens. Don't get me wrong...these are all worthy places to see in Shanghai. But trust me when I say that there are other great Shanghai tourist destinations! Feel free to spend hundreds of renminbi to take an … [Read more...] about 7 Under-Appreciated Places to Visit in Shanghai
Over the past 5 years, I've loved traveling around the world with my drone. This amazing piece of equipment has allowed me to capture stunning photos and unbelievable footage wherever I go. Thankfully, it's fairly easy and not too expensive to use one yourself and I'd like to share my experience with you in this guide to the best drone for travelers. Any respectable travel blogger knows that … [Read more...] about Traveler’s Guide to Drones | How to Buy, Use & Register Your Travel Drone in 2020
The reason I'm even writing this Traveling Mailbox review is that I remember being in your shoes about five years ago. I was reading through article after article, feverishly doing research on every virtual mailbox I could find. Information was sparse, but I eventually made a decision. I've been a Traveling Mailbox customer for five years now and I'd like to share with you my personal review of … [Read more...] about Traveling Mailbox Review 2020 | What I Like and Don’t Like