Hutong Life

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The Chinese says “My House”

This is an alley in Beijing's Hutongs

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Although dark and a bit dirty, there are public bathrooms everywhere and lots of cool hole-in-the-wall restaurants and bars

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Degen Hill

This is my travel blog and writing portfolio covering my life in China and my trips around the world, including the food, experiences, people, culture, history, and architecture. Living in Beijing has been an adventure, so here's some insight into one of the world's biggest cities.

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On the way to the Russian district I passed the embassies of Finland, Albania, Colombia, Vietnam, and England

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Funny how the buildings resembled their countries. Unfortunately, the security guards said no pictures, so here are a couple of other buildings along Embassy Row.