Monthly Archives: February 2010

二月二十八日: The Transition

  It’s time to start a new chapter of my stay in China. On Sunday, I’ll be taking an overnight train from Beijing to Shanghai. Initially I was planning to leave Beijing a little bit earlier, but since many Chinese … Continue reading

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新年: Happy Year of the Tiger!

Yesterday was the first day of the lunar calendar new year. As I mentioned in one of my previous notes, celebrating the New Year is very important to the Chinese. Saturday, the New Year’s Eve, was a very exciting time … Continue reading

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不久上海: Last Two Weeks in Beijing

I can’t believe that my time in Beijing is slowly coming to an end. In two weeks, I will be taking the overnight train to Shanghai. Because I really don’t know when I will have a chance to be back … Continue reading

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二月: Spring Festival Preparations

February will be a very exciting month to spend in China. On the 14th of this month, the Chinese will welcome 虎寅, the year of the tiger. I observed red-colored decorations popping up everywhere and a great deal of people … Continue reading

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