Last week, I made a short trip to Yokohama Chinatown while I visited my good friend in Japan. As I was excited to eat Chinese snacks, I went on a treasure hunt to find Hong Kong sweets. I finally found
Last week, I went for a walk through Yokohama Chinatown, which is actually the largest Chinatown in Japan. It started to develop around Yokohama port when Japan opened their ports to foreign trade in 1859. Next to many Chinese, Hong
Yesterday I got a package with Mister Donut Pon de Lion moon cakes from Taiwan – right on time for Mid-Autumn Festival, which is dated September 27th in 2015. Many thanks to my friend who send them to me!
Sometimes, it is quite inconvenient, that I do not speak and only barely understand Cantonese. Like, for example, when Mr. Panda talks in his sleep. Sometimes, it is in German, but all the other times, he uses Cantonese.
When we went to Hong Kong last time, we also made a short 3 day trip to Fujian province to visit the birth place of Mr. Panda’s father. It was a very emotional trip for all of us, and Mr.
When you start to date a Chinese man, you normally take him over from his parents with factory settings. There are no pre-installed repairing, cooking or laundry, let alone cleaning applications. Some of the Chinese parents do not include their
“Look! I bought you an English cookbook with simple Hong Kong dishes. Now, you can cook Hong Kong food for me every day!” (Mr. Panda 2013)
All of us who are dating someone who is slightly more different than average will, at some point, encounter people who will ask strange, offensive and even racist questions. Along the way, we all learned to deal with them, learned
Although I am a bad singer, I still made up my mind to try brawl with the Chinese tone concept and learn at least a little bit of colloquial Cantonese. ‘Hey, I have my own three Chinese to practice with
In Vienna, maybe also in other parts of Austria, they distribute two free rather gaudy local rags near public transports stations. You can see too many people reading them in the tram or subway every day. In these rags they