Tag Archives: cultural differences

More Toilet Tales

Beautiful old-style Chinese doorway behind my apartment building

We are officially snowed in here today – it started snowing the night before last and started again last nite and its still going today. I’m all giddy with excitement – we’ve never had this much snow in all the winters I have been here! Temperatures are set [...]

  • Share/Bookmark
Posted in Culture Crash, Life as an alien | Also tagged , , , 2 Comments

Getting the Hard Sell on a Squat Toilet

So its been 2 and a half years since my last post! I’ve finally realised there is too much entertainment going on here in Beijing to not write it all down on a regular basis, so here goes…
Most friends and family have probably heard about the sorry state of my office’s public bathroom. Our office [...]

  • Share/Bookmark
Posted in Culture Crash, Life as an alien | Also tagged Leave a comment