Hutong Life

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The Chinese says “My House”

China's Hutong Renovations: Yay or Nay?

You ever get so busy that you forget to update your blog? Ya, happened to me. I leave for Egypt on July 30, so expect lots of photos of me with my hands in the air surrounded by sand.

Here’s an article I just recently wrote for Expat Guides.




Beijing Boredom

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I’m T-minus 370 days until I leave China. Just renewed my work visa and it will expire June 10, 2020, and I don’t intend on getting a new one - it’s time to start a new adventure elsewhere.

Afternoon Park Adventure

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Hutong

A street in the Hutongs in the city of Beijing in China

The streets among Beijing’s hutongs are pretty narrow, especially with cars parked on either side, but somehow, they still manage to deal with the throngs of tourists that roll through snapping pictures of the capital’s old neighborhoods.

Fall in the Hutong

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Hutong Life

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Lots of the hutongs have cool roofs, some with bars, some have gardens, and this one just had weeds

Hutong Doors

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Hutong

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