So, I've decided that I am going to spend next year in China... There's [more inside]
Why is China so afraid of Folun Gong? [more inside]
I'm going to China next year to study for 12 months. I am concerned about getting sick over there, particularly, contracting Avian Influenza (bird flu). My question is, how concerned should I be? [more inside]
Monk and Monkey seek western paradise. Can you help us plan our Journey to the West? [more inside]
I'd like to teach English in China, but only for a couple months. [more inside]
Will my Verizon CDMA 800 / 1900 phone work in China? [more inside]
Teaching English in Shenzhen, China [more inside]
How do I pick a good university and course to learn Mandarin in China? [more inside]
Help me ruin my mother's day: Data that compares the carbon dioxide emissions between California and China/India. [more inside]
Pregnancy Filter: My wife is pregnant (hooray), I'd like to do something nice for her... [more inside]
I am moving to Beijing for a job. I've never lived in China before. Advice? [more inside]
Why is it that if I enter the coordinates of Tiananmen Square (which are 39°54′12″N, 116°23′30″E) in any format, Google Earth responds with "Your search returned no results"? [more inside]
I live in Beijing. I want to take a 3-day solo trip to another Chinese city to get a feel for how the majority of urban Chinese live--outside of Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen. Where should I go? [more inside]
How many Hong Kongers supported reunification before it happened? Now? [more inside]
My SO and I are in Beijing 1-11 October, Shanghai 11-18. 1st-6th is taken up by travel and a conference, but vacation after that. Help us have an awesome vacation... [more inside]
Mainlander resupply mission to Hong Kong. [more inside]
Staying in China for 10 months on tourist visas: is it possible? Does the Chinese government impose a limit on the number of tourist visas they'll grant? [more inside]
ChinaFilter part III - Give me advice for living, teaching, and learning Mandarin in Jiangmen! [more inside]
I'll be entering the U.S. after spending 2 months in China. In my luggage I'll have 3 fake watches, 3 fake Polo shirts, a pair of fake shoes, and a fake North Face backpack. Will U.S. Customs find out, and if they do, what would they do? [more inside]
Give me some ideas about what can be done with those disposable chopsticks at Chinese restaurants once they've been used (I live in China, so there's lots of 'em). [more inside]
Should I study at TaiDa and incur a US$10,000 debt or teach English in Jiangmen (near HK) and, you know, not be broke? Primary focus: learning Mandarin for future international business/applied technology grad school/career. [more inside]
Can anyone recommend websites that would be useful for Chinese people wanting to learn English? [more inside]
What should I import from China to sell on eBay as a side-job? [more inside]
How do I overcome camera shyness as a foreign photographer? Much [more inside]
I'm living in a Chinese university dorm. I was running Web traffic through an SSH tunnel, and about 10 minutes into reading about China's Internet censorship (which naturally includes lots of blocked terms as examples, like "falun gong" and "Tibet"), the service staff in this building knocked on my door. [more inside]
I would like to find a printing manufacturer in Korea or China who manufactures Silk laminated business cards and postcards. Presently I wholesale 4 color printing to printers and would like to add this service. I know they have distribution in the U.S. and I would like to find the source. Any ideas?
Historical fiction children's book ID filter: scholars and bandits in 1930s China and bull-jumping children in Rome. [more inside]
[DIY-filter] Need creative ways to protect an iPod in a far away land. [more inside]
China Filter: Ok, on the way to see the Great Wall at Badaling I was in a car with a woman who spoke very little English. We passed by this deserted amusement park looking castle thing. There was part of it that looked to still be under construction but the whole thing looked as though it was mostly forgotten about. Does anyone know what I'm talking about and, if so, what the heck it is?
Can anyone recommend any good Chinese language films? [more inside]
My wife and I received some fancy china for our wedding. Now that we have been married 6 years and have only ever used it ONCE ... we think we want to sell it. Any ideas where to get the most money for it? And how would we ship it without it breaking?
Seeing this picture, I was wondering about China's One-Child policy: What did they do with twins, triplets & births of multiples?
Do you know of a decent cordless phone that isn't made in China?
ChineseFilter: Help me find music for a dance party for four year olds! [more inside]
My sister is moving to Shanghai in eight weeks, for a six month position. Is there anything that I should get her for her trip? [more inside]
WorthaBuyFilter: So I was perusing an antique store and came across an old photograph of U.S. Army soldiers in China during the 1890's. The price was $175. Is it worth it? [more inside]
Please identify this Japanese tea cup. A friend is looking to find other pieces of the set. She is hoping that someone can identify the brand or provide more information, probable dating, etc. First picture, Second picture. Thank you.
Appropriate good-luck gift for a Chinese friend defending her doctoral thesis? [more inside]
I'm heading off to China in August to do some volunteer work in a rural area near Xi’an. Can anyone help me work out how to get there and what to do once the project is over? [more inside]
remember that time i was going to china? i need to pick up our visas (which are ready), but it looks like the visa office is closed (for 'office overhaul') for the next 2 days, and our flight leaves before the office opens friday! help! [more inside]
I'm visiting China (Beijing and Shanghai) and Thailand this summer and fall. However, I'm a baseball fan. Does anyone know of any bars or anywhere where I can see some baseball games? I know soccer is huge everywhere but what is a baseball fan to do?
I'm taking Chinese classes this summer in Beijing. After that, I'd like to travel a bit and then find a job. How do I make this work, with regard to visa issues in particular? [more inside]
Online coverage Ju Ming show in Beijing? [more inside]
I am going to take a gap year at the end of my time as a sixth former at school, and I need advice on making itinerary decisions. [more inside]
I am an American planning on moving to Shanghai, China. What are my employment options if I don't know Chinese? [more inside]
We are finally going on the big trip to Southeast Asia (and China) in a few weeks. Would love some advice on a few general and specific travel topics. [more inside]
Resources on cultural ideas/identities/images of Hong Kong. Not for travel, for a kind of research. What City of Quartz does for LA, what Maximum City does for Mumbai. What does that for HK? [more inside]
Photoshop question about resizing images... [more inside]