• Living in China

    Is It Wrong To Go To McDonald’s?

    When I first came to China I was traveling in Beijing, Pingyao, Xi’an, Chengdu and Guilin. I thought that all the time I have to be out experiencing everything, including Chinese food. But soon I realised that my situation was…

  • Studying Chinese

    Did I Hit The Plateau Or Am I Just Lazy?

    I think I improved a lot in my first year in China. My spoken Chinese is absolutely much better. In seven months I also got from failure to level 4 in Elementary-Intermediate HSK. But right now I don’t know how…

  • Living in China,  My Life

    Missing home when living abroad

    Christmas package from home I have never been really homesick. Even when I was a kid I always went to summer camps and visited relatives without urgent need to go back home. The only exception seems to be last summer…