Blog Author - Jeremiah Jenne

Hutong Living: Modern Day Life in an Old School Courtyard
“You realize the romanticism of courtyard living wore off for me in the first 14 years of my life?
Safety First: How to Stay Safe on Your Next Beijing Hike
With warmer weather, the temptation grows to escape the heat and smog of downtown Beijing and head for the hills when the skies turn blue.
Not Just for Tourists: How to Make the Most of Beijing's Scenic Spots
Beijing’s scenic spots are often dismissed as touristy by those of us who have called this city home for longer than, say, six months.
Silence is Golden at This New Quiet Beixinqiao Cafe
Beijing is not a quiet place.
The 5 People You Meet on the Beijing Metro
I’ve been riding the subway more. I don’t know why.
Three Days in Yangon: A City on the Rise
Yangon is a city on the rise.
Metal Band Megadeth Returns to Beijing, Finally Allowed to Play a Full Concert
American thrash metal band Megadeth returned to Beijing last night, 17 months after their concert at Wukesong Arena was cut short after only eight
Exploring Beijing by foot
Beijing is not a walkable city. In fact, it can be fairly hostile to pedestrians.