Category Archives: Around the World

Mount Huang

Last year we have been traveling to one of the primary touristic sites in China, Mount Huang in Anhui. We started by taking a train from Changzhou to Huangshan, the nearest city to the mountain. Unfortunately we choose the friday … Continue reading

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Living together …

… if you want or not ­čÖé Here in Hainan it can become very hot in summers. Easily temperatures like 40┬░C are reached and normally these periods come together with a lull in the wind. Most appartments don’t have air … Continue reading

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Haidian Island Beach

On Haidian Island in Haikou we have our own beach which is about 20 min. walk from where I am living. It is not the most beautiful beach on Hainan nor the cleanest but people like to come out to … Continue reading

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Suzhou, City of Gardens and Channels

A very beautiful city in China is Suzhou. You can find it about 80km west of Shanghai. Even if it is not so easy to find it on a normal european map it has about 6.7 million residents together with … Continue reading

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One Child Policy

China is a big country with more than 1.3 Billion people. The rate in which the population used to be growing according to chairman Mao’s policy that every family should have as many children as possible for the chinese revolution … Continue reading

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Empty streets in China

Once a friend who had a look at my China pictures asked me how much time I have spent to erase all the crowds from my images using Photoshop. ­čÖé Actually when you grow up in Europe you always think … Continue reading

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Winter Fun in Switzerland

Last winter in Switzerland I have seen something completely new to me. I knew that the people in Switzerland are really ski crazy. Sometimes I had the impression that swiss children learn driving their ski the same time they learn … Continue reading

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Winter in Hainan

Hainan is the southmost province of China and lies at the same height as Vietnam. A tropical region you could say an no one built heatings into houses and appartments. Last winter was my first to live in Haikou and … Continue reading

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