Late one Saturday arvo I went for a walk. Found a Swiss bloke called Christian works for a watch factory same town as me in Qiautou, China sitting at a café I had forgot was there.
A few Johnny Walkers were had. I paid the bill. I gave them 100 RMB. (AU$ 18).
They gave me a 50 RMB Counterfeit note in Change. I found the mistake when I tried to use it at my local shop down the road a few min’s later.
I know Chinese TOO well. Never their problem.…Continue 继续
Living in my ‘Garden’ as they are known in China. A conglomerate of 18 story high rise apartments. It always has its challenges for the foreigner.
Finally the swimming pool opens after days of extreme heat. The heat has little to do with the official opening time. To swim in China it seems it must be well over 35 degrees and must have been that way for some time. Just in case it turns cold again and the temperature plummets to 32.