China

A Fairy Land Close at Feet

Mountain means a lot for Chinese. In our culture, living by mountain and water is the greatest lifestyle you may pursue, which has been reflected in numerous literatures. There are countless mountains in China. You may have heard about the most famous “Five Great Mountains”, or Zhangjiajie where “Avatar” defended their hometown in Read more…

Foodie

Homemade Honey Pomelo Tea

One of the many discoveries through the last trip to China is the wonderful Honey Pomelo Tea or Honey Lemon Tea( 蜂蜜柚子茶). Both are very popular local drinks and can be served hot or cold depending on the season. We were very excited about the tea, and even trying to buy some from the supermarket, but since it is sold in thick jars which is very heavy, we decided to find an authentic recipe and tried to recreate the magic in house.

China

A trip to the mega cities and magnificent nature in China

After almost half an year’s preparation, we finally got on the trip to China. Our first stop is Hong Kong, then Beiijng, Datong, Huangshan, Shanghai, Suzhou and at last Hangzhou. Both Hong Kong and Shanghai are featured by their skyscrapers and modernity, while Beijing, Datong and Suzhou have amazing traditional Chinese culture, and Huangshan has wonderful natures.