By Michael Robinson on September 14, 2008, Filed in: Idiom
I hit a brick wall with my plugin development, so I spent some time updating the Chinese Idiom Database.
By Michael Robinson on January 8, 2008, Filed in: China | Culture | History | Shanghai | Travel
The place was called Yu Yuan, and is apparently the only site of cultural significance left in Shanghai.
By Michael Robinson on January 1, 2008, Filed in: China | Culture | History | Shanghai | Travel
…declined an invitation to a karaoke evening last month, citing cultural differences. Actually I just don’t like singing unless I’m really drunk, even then…
By Michael Robinson on December 22, 2007, Filed in: Beijing | China | Culture | Shanghai | Travel
By now I had become somewhat immune to the allure of Chinese historical architecture, and for this reason I have little to say about this area.
By Michael Robinson on December 21, 2007, Filed in: Beijing | China | Culture | Travel
Its English name is “Temple of Heaven”. I don’t know exactly how big it is, because Wikipedia is blocked in China and I can’t be bothered loading my proxy program