Lessons on the street

One day early in 2015, we stopped to look in the window of a streetside 小儿推拿 (pediatric massage) streetside clinic in our new neighbourhood. The clinic was a typical streetside one: a little 3 room place, massage tables, and a desk at the front. The doctor was lively, very good with his young patients, and demonstrated this incredible traction technique, … Continue reading Lessons on the street


Please Commit No Nuisance

This sign can be seen in every subway car in Chengdu (which now boasts FOUR lines!). Its last directive is more accurately translated as "Please don't let your children urinate on the floor." This rather obvious sign was found inside a bathroom stall in the Beijing airport.