Except for sharing some of my travel stories, I also want to share little everyday conversations with you. Although sometimes really short, these conversations are what will make me smile at the end of the day. For those wondering why someone might choose to live in China, I hope that these conversations are also what will make you understand some of the reasons.
About me: Hi, I’m R., an Austrian graphic designer and graduate of Chinese studies in my mid-20s. I’m currently living and working as an art director in Shenzhen, China, a beautiful city of more than 15 million right across the border from Hongkong.
Welcome to Congee Wonderland As much as I love Shenzhen with its many flowers and lots of space ? when it comes to food I would trade it for Honkong without hesitation. A few years ago I entered a congee restaurant with the name Congee Wonderland in Hongkong. I became addicted to their congee and try to go there […]... Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:48:26
?You can?t like her too much? This is part two of a conversation my fiancé and I had with a Chinese doctor. If you’ve missed part one, here’s the link: “I’d like to find my son a foreign wife” When the doctor is done with feeling my pulse, looking at my tongue and asking me some questions about the ... Sun, 09 Jun 2013 06:56:29
Pre-wedding photo shoot Here is a selection of our pre-wedding wedding pictures shoot. Enjoy! ... Sat, 01 Jun 2013 04:00:43
?Remember to wear a comfortable bra? Y and I are getting married tomorrow. I’ve prepared this little story for you and will publish a few photos of our wedding pictures shoot tomorrow. Enjoy! On the evening before the day that we had our wedding pictures taken, my MIL-to-be sends me a message: “Dear R, since you’re go... Fri, 31 May 2013 12:48:07
?Promise me to be happy? Y and I pick up my two wedding dresses the other day. Before we leave the shop, the tailoress says: “Promise me to be happy. If you find out that the dresses are too tight before flying back to Austria for the wedding, you can call me and I’ll change them once again. Or if […]... Sun, 19 May 2013 01:18:59