Who are we?

Welcome to our online China magazine, where we take you on a journey to explore China’s rich and diverse culture from an authentic and open-minded perspective. We aim to share our passion for this incredible country with readers like you, who may be curious or have misconceptions about life in China.

As China experts who have lived in both the West and East, we bring a unique perspective to the table. Being fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese and citizens of both the USA and China, we are well-equipped to shed light on various aspects of China that might be unfamiliar to those in the West.

Our content is designed to be casual, friendly, and easy to understand, covering a range of topics such as travel, food, history, culture, cooking, recipes, city spotlights, language, and politics. We hope to make you feel informed, intrigued, and open to new ideas or perspectives on complex topics related to China.

Why create this website?

We believe that understanding different aspects of China, including its food and culture, can help break down barriers and create a more inclusive world. Food, in particular, can be a powerful tool for dispelling misconceptions and promoting mutual understanding.

Take Spam, for example. While many Americans might not be fond of it, Spam has a fascinating history and cultural significance in many Asian and Pacific cuisines. By exploring the stories behind foods like Spam, we can gain a deeper appreciation for the diverse cultures and societies that shape our world.

Our goal is to inspire you to explore new aspects of China and connect with people from different backgrounds. We hope that by learning more about this fascinating country, we can foster a world where mutual understanding and respect are the norm.

Join us on this exciting journey as we dive into the vibrant and diverse culture of China, and together, let’s work towards a more connected and harmonious world.