Tagged: Culture

101 trade center bulding, Taipei 0

A mordern slave

Yesterday (14/04/2014) marks passover eve (פסח), a night in which Jewish people around the world commemorate their ancestor successful escape from the grasp of Pharaoh and the arrival to the promised land. A short...

Taipei 0

Long weekend at Taipei

Taipei. In one word – Yes! Very recommended, a very cool place! Day 1: I have landed in Taipei on Friday noon, and pondered if to take a taxi or a bus downtown. Eventually...

A cold Harbin beer! 2

BOTTOMS UP! – 7 TIPS FOR BUSINESS DRINKING IN CHINA

  Chinese drinking culture can be divided into 2 categories. The first is custom business drinking, which is very important, and the other is recreational drinking. In this post I will write about the business side of drinking,...

Skewer stand in Harbin 0

Beijing food guide – part A

  Ok, so you’ve got to Beijing, you bought yourself a nice “lonely planet – Beijing” and you open the food chapter. You will go eat some Pekin duck, and maybe some nice dumplings,...

Tappenyaki chef in action 0

Beijing food guide – part B

When arriving to China, sometimes you expect a certain Chinese food, which is basically the westernized style – which is totally different. There is a very big variety of food and restaurants in Beijing,...

Hand made ice marvel 0

Weekend at Harbin ice festival

I have heard so much about Harbin ice festival – that it was in my head that at around February I need to go check it out. So indeed when February came – we...

Smoking 1

It’s smokin’!

Sometimes I feel like Chinese people and cigarette goes hand in hand (or cigarette in hand). The amount of people who smokes in China is unbelievingly high! According to online research I have done, there are around 350...