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Seeking the Chinese Woman of your Dreams in China - Part 2: The Teahouse Scam

Traveling in China to meet your dream Chinese girl? Don't get caught in the nightmare of the teahouse scam.

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11/14/2013 6:28:01 AM by John Abbot
Seeking the Chinese Woman of Your Dreams in China? How to Avoid the Scams.

You may be coming to China with dreams of romance and finding everlasting love, but to Chinese Scammers it's all about your money.

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10/25/2013 3:31:45 PM by John Abbot
My First Trip To China - Part 6: Parting From My New Chinese Lady & Homeward Bound

Oil Paintings in China are growing in popularity and seem to focus on the serene, belying the pace of life in a country that is moving rapidly forward.

Painting courtesy of the Liaoning Provincial Museum.
4/15/2012 3:29:47 PM by Stephen W. Anderson
My First Trip To China - Part 5: The Fire Treatment Revisited

This may not look like breakfast to us, but in China, where for breakfast anything goes, it's quite normal.

Photo courtesy of Stephen's new Chinese Lady friend.
4/1/2012 4:02:45 PM by Stephen W. Anderson
My First Trip to China - Part 4: My First Fire Treatment

Stephen describes in detail his first time to receive the Fire Treatment. Surviving this would be no small task!

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3/18/2012 3:31:56 PM by Stephen W. Anderson
My First Trip to China - Part 3 - Scammed By My Chinese Dating Site

With a lot of online dating sites what you see is not always what you get. With the worst of them, it's a case of Who you see is not who you get.

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3/18/2012 3:27:09 PM by Stephen W. Anderson
My First Trip to China: Through the Eyes of Lao Wai - Part 2

Stephen flies to Shenyang, China, to meet his long dreamed of Chinese love, but it turns out to be a crash landing.

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3/4/2012 12:12:22 AM by Stephen W. Anderson
Conquering Your First Journey to China Part Three: Saving a Bundle of Cash in China

Bartering in China is a never ending requirement unless you want to pay about 5 times more than the actual price.

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2/26/2012 10:46:40 AM by Dr. Jay Swartz
My First Trip to China: Through the Eyes of Lao Wai - Part 1

Travel to China from the USA often takes one through the Beijing Airport; the largest in the world.

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2/20/2012 5:07:10 PM by Stephen W. Anderson
Conquering Your First Journey to China Part Two: Navagation in China

Translators that can make your journey through China so much easier are readily available from any number of suppliers.

2/20/2012 5:06:58 PM by Dr Jay Swartz
Conquering Your First Journey to China Part One: The Language Barrier

Better known on CLM as DoctorJ, Dr. Jay Swartz offers some great tips on surviving and enjoying your first trip to China.

Part 1 is about Learning Chinese.
2/20/2012 5:06:45 PM by Dr. Jay Swartz
Hong Kong Women: Lust, Caution
As Justin reveals, Hong Kong Women, like Chinese Women and even some Western Women, can be exotic, erotic and occasionally even toxic.

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2/20/2012 5:05:43 PM by Justin Mitchell
Wine In China
First in an ongoing series about wine in China.

Photo: 1994 Cabernet Sauvignon by Great Wall Wines
1/4/2012 9:36:27 AM by Dan MacDonald
Travel to China: You Can Get There From Here No Problem

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3/5/2010 3:45:44 PM by Rodney Gair
China: Not as Advertised in the West
Shenzhen City Skyline - Photo from a postcard
3/5/2010 3:32:56 PM by Rodney Gair
Vacation Time In China (part 3)
For a taste of Hangzhou during the holiday season and a couple of good web dating tips be sure to read this article from John Abbot's ongoing series.\r\n Photo from
3/5/2010 3:26:29 PM by John Abbot
Vacation Time In China (Part 2)
Speaking of the 3 Major Holidays in China, Now John will relate to you the events of his first trip to China, which started on the eve of one of the 3 Holidays.

Painting: "Old Shanghai" by popular Shanghai artist Zhao
3/5/2010 3:19:38 PM by John Abbot
Vacation Time In China (Part 1)
There are 3 major holidays in China each year, and John Abbot tells you why, how they differ from Western Holidays, and what you should plan to do during each of them.

Painting: "Sunrise at Ga Hai" by popular Zhejiang artist Cheng Ning
3/5/2010 3:18:14 PM by John Abbot
Mission Hills Golf Club & The World Cup of Golf
In Shenzhen, Guangdong, China, sits the largest golf club in the world. Here is some info and a link to these links.

Painting: "Figures" by Du Jin during the Ming Dyansty (Wait a minute! Who invented golf?)
3/5/2010 2:54:56 PM by Dan MacDonald