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10 days until Summer Olympics 2008 in Beijing

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

All preparations are made, the tickets are sold, Olympic tourists slowly arrive in the big city. What will we see during these Olympics? After the Olympics it will be easy to make a review, but let's look into the future and make a preview instead. Here are my predictions: Blue sky ...

China – A Private Members Only Club

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

I want to begin this article with a short quote of myself: Maybe the Chinese just don’t want to tell anyone what’s going on inside the country. Just 3 days have passed since I wrote this (see here, last paragraph). Yesterday I watched the news and what happened? Tada, it happened again! ...

Chinabounder teaches us: Be Controversial

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Who remembers Chinabounder, the sex blogger from Shanghai? He wrote about how easy it is to seduce Chinese women and bring them to the bedroom and play with them. It has been a while since the last time You could hear a story about him, now he seems to be ...

Hong Kong Impressions

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Hong Kong is a place that makes everyone happy who likes tall buildings and some nature around them. Indeed Hong Kong is more than only high rises. Even nearby the central areas forests can be found and these are beautiful relaxing forests with tiny paths within. Causeway bay waterfront. Many modern, expensive ...

Cantonese learning resources

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

As I am in Hongkong, I also have to learn this language. To get started I searched for some resources on this language, which has been described as very difficult, and easy as well. Depends where You come from, I believe. Let's go over some resources: RTHK - naked Lunch: Cantonese ...

11 years of independence

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Today is the 1st of July 2008. 11 years ago the British left Hongkong and a new age began in Hongkong. 11 years ago the Chinese were taking over Hongkong. Since this date another part of the world that now is belong to the Chinese. While looking out of the office ...

Rich in Hongkong

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

Hongkong is wealthy, but how much money and bling bling is there really? Today I picked up a copy of The Standard (free HK newspaper that You get on the Street in English and Chinese) and there was an article about the wealth of Hongkong. How many...? Ah yes, how many Millionaires ...

Some Hongkong impressions

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

This week Saturday I have been taking a long walk. After taking the star ferry from Wan Chai to Kowloon I walked all the way to Mongkok and then back again. On the long and tiring way I could take some photos. Although at some point my MC Donalds coke ...