Tulou Concealed Ancient Chinese Fortress

Tulou Concealed Ancient Chinese Fortress

Tulou Concealed Ancient Chinese Fortress | For hundreds of years, China’s fortified tulous have protected entire villages from outside intruders. Then came China’s modernization madness, leaving the old smelly tulou sites behind in decline. But recently an unexpected savior appeared: Tourism … In 2008 a total of 46 remaining Fujian tulou sites were inscribed by

Understanding Chinese Tourists

understanding chinese tourists

Understanding Chinese Tourists | Quite frequently you hear European tourist resorts complaining about weird behavior from Chinese travelers, being rude, uncivilized and awful. These unlucky tourists from the Far East simply can’t get rid of false prejudice. Let’s start with a quote from Mark Twain: “They talked loudly and coarsely and laughed boisterously when all others

Shenzhen Low Carbon City

shenzhen low carbon city

Shenzhen Low Carbon City | Shenzhen is not really a popular tourist destination. Shenzhen can be compared with the Silicon Valley in the U.S. Lots of tech companies did settle here. Regarding things touristy: the 10 million people metropolis got Mount Wuton, some nice beaches and a few historic sites (such as Dapeng Fortress and

Sin City Shanghai

sin city shanghai

Sin City Shanghai | For a short time in the beginning of the 20th century Shanghai carried the nickname “Paris of the East”. Shanghai was the island of wickedness on the Asian continent. You could get drugs on hotel service and amazingly cheap and good sex. Lead by the British and French, Shanghai catered to

Sin City Berlin

sin city berlin

Sin City Berlin | From the 1920s to the mid 1930s, the city of Berlin was a melting pot of debauchery and creativity, giving rise to the first institute devoted to the study of sex. In 2005 the Canadian TV channel CBC broadcasted a valuable historic documentary about Germany’s capital as it entered an era

Sin City Paris

Sin city Paris, Josephine Baker

Sin City Paris | In 2005 the Canadian TV channel CBC broadcasted a bunch of valuable historic documentaries about “naughty tourist magnets” of the 1920s. First example: Paris. Parisians ripped off the sufferings of World War I and threw one looong passionate party. Prostitution was legal and the brothel culture was very rich. The disregard