Why VPN is a godsend

If you’re a foreigner living in China or even one coming here for a visit, you need a VPN. Now, my OH constantly pokes fun at my inability to accept today’s technology and to take full advantage of it (‘How did you manage to survive for so long?!’ )so it came as no surprise that I’d had no idea what this VPN thing was. I still don’t really know how it works but I do realize that using this service has become of vital importance to me and ALL my friends. Continue reading

Worlds apart

Rigorous Chinese education system

Rigorous Chinese education system

Recently the BBC has shown a couple of interesting series about China, one portraying and comparing the British and Chinese education systems and the other, titled ‘Secrets of China’, talked about issues like gaming culture and boot camps for unruly teenagers.

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