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Alex Daniels, Chengdu

Monday March 19, 2018 (10:53:59)
Alex Daniels
China

Who are you?

Alex Daniels.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Chengdu in July of 2017.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Simon Hill, Shenzhen

Friday December 15, 2017 (14:20:24)
Simon Hill
China

Who are you? Where, when and why did you move abroad?

My name is Simon Hill. I am from the UK, but my wife Irena comes from Russia. I was a housemaster at a boarding school near Salisbury. We left the UK in 1998 and went to Kenya for two years, then Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Romania, Qatar for five years, the UAE and now China.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Emily, Harbin

Thursday September 28, 2017 (08:51:32)
Emily and friends
China

Who are you?

I'm Emily, 28 and from England.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Harbin, China in November 2014.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Antonella Moretti, Suzhou

Friday June 16, 2017 (14:10:34)
Antonella Moretti
China

Who are you?

My name is Antonella Moretti, and I’m Italian. I have three children, the last of them was born in China.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Becky Ances, Xiamen

Tuesday December 06, 2016 (13:41:06)
Becky Ances
China

Who are you?

Ah, what a deep question! But I’ll keep my answer shallow! I’m an American, a writer, a teacher (at a public university) and most important these days…a BADMINTON PLAYER.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Jocelyn Eikenburg, Hangzhou

Tuesday November 01, 2016 (16:43:25)
Jocelyn Eikenburg
China

Who are you?

My name is Jocelyn Eikenburg and I’m a writer, blogger and the creator of Speaking of China, a blog about love, family and relationships in China. I’ve been featured on the BBC, and my writing has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post and the anthologies How Does One Dress to Buy Dragonfruit? and Unsavory Elements.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Marius Lathey, Shanghai

Friday January 22, 2016 (16:16:07)
Marius Lathey
China

Who are you?

Marius Lathey, 31 years old. Nationality Danish, working as an English teacher in Shanghai.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to China, Shanghai September last year. I moved because my girlfriend got a job opportunity. I wanted to see China and travel in Asia.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Blue Heron MacCormack, China

Saturday August 01, 2015 (14:59:11)
Blue Heron MacCormack
China

Who are you?

I'm a father of a 7 year old. Husband to an International school teacher. A writer. A student at Shenzhen University. My U.S. work background was in sales and marketing, and I still do some consulting in those areas.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

We moved to Shekou (Shenzhen), China in 2011 from Portland, OR.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Vanessa Anderson, Shenzhen

Sunday July 05, 2015 (23:29:22)
Vanessa Anderson
China

Who are you?

Hello, my name is Vanessa Anderson and I’m originally from the UK. I tend to think of myself now as a “global citizen” as this is the fourth country I’ve lived and worked in. The plan is to keep moving, experiencing different cultures around the world. I was raised in London, but as an adult, I’ve spent time living in France, Spain, and Panama. My latest move has been to China where I live with my partner, Ian Usher. We both work as English teachers for a private language school.    more ...


China > Expat Experiences

China

Marta Mariño, Suzhou (Near Shanghai)

Tuesday May 26, 2015 (03:13:45)
Marta Mariño
China

Who are you?

I am Marta and I was born in a town in the west of Spain in 1984. I started studying Mandarin Chinese during my first year of University in Spain and when I graduated I went to Beijing to improve my language skills. I currently work as a translator in a computer and mobile games publisher in Shanghai and I spend my weekends in the neighboring city of Suzhou, where my boyfriend and our dog live.    more ...