March 2012 Blog Posts (6)

Teaching English in China - the culture shock...

What is it like being here? Can I adjust?

A great deal has been written about the nature of the culture shock experienced, to varying degrees, by all foreigners in China. Essentially, just about everything is different: currency, food, available merchandise, ethics, social customs and traditions, personal hygiene, medical care and family life,…


Added by Stuart Allen on March 29, 2012 at 12:03pm — No Comments

This is the life





Jane is a smart woman, sober, elegant and independent...

Alisa is a simple woman, sincere, kind-hearted and aggressive...

Obviously, Jane and Alisa are different…


Added by Wendy Wei on March 21, 2012 at 12:30am — 1 Comment

Cat in need of a home - Please help!

The cat in the picture below is my kitten, Mufasa. She is about 6/7 months old and I am desperate to find a new home for her. 

My girlfriend and I found her tied to the front of a shop about 5 months ago when she was extremely small and very weak. The owners of the shop were absolutely horrible to her. She was kept in a box full of her own feces and she was regularly kicked and dragged across the floor. We eventually managed to persuade the owner of the shop to give her to us.…


Added by Ryan Gray on March 15, 2012 at 12:20pm — 1 Comment

Buying a dog

Hi there!
Some friends are coming here to visit Xi'an, and they also want to buy a dog, to bring back home, because they heard it's quite more cheap to buy it here.
The dog they want to buy is an akita. (yes, the one of Richard Gere...)
Do you guys know where to go and how much can it be?
(Of course, they want to buy a puppy ;) )

Added by Lorenzo Minelli on March 10, 2012 at 6:34pm — 8 Comments

Chinese peoples! Need help with some Chinese translation prease!

Hi guys, I wanted to write a few lines of Chinese to inscribe on ink paintings.  Can you all look over my attempts and fix any weird sounding or incorrect words.  Thanks a bunch!  Will lover you 4evah!

To a friend




Those large streets small alleys I’ve passed,

Forever live in memory,

Are the roads you travelled with me.

To Mom and…


Added by Huey Ly on March 6, 2012 at 12:00am — 8 Comments

The Rainy Day

One day, a small fish is tired of life in the ocean, so he decides to take a look on the land.


After successful landing upon the earth, the fish is very thirsty, but he tells himself that the land must be more fun than the ocean,…


Added by Wendy Wei on March 1, 2012 at 11:13pm — No Comments

Crowne Plaza Xi'an

Teaching English In Xi'an


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