Life is responding to you – what comes after graduation

It’s been almost four years since I first moved to Munich and started studying Sinology. I had never planned studying chinese and I was definitely not one of those “Asia addicts”. I wasn’t even really interested in China. I was just interested in learning another language and somehow ended up with Chinese. And I sticked…

Being a foreigner in China

If you ever plan going to China there is something you need to know: You will get a lot of attention! People will stare at you and talk about you standing right beside you and they won’t stop even if you catch them out. The only time that most Chinese have the chance to see…

Warum Chinas Müll uns alle angeht

 Erstmal vor der eigenen Haustür kehren Müll – ein Thema mit dem wir uns in Europa tagtäglich auseinander setzen. Zumindest denken wir das…Wir trennen den Biomüll vom Restmüll und kehren artig alles weg was vor unserer eigenen Haustür liegt. Ganz nach dem Motto “aus den Augen aus dem Sinn”, ist das Thema Müllentsorgung dann für…