Two wonderful days in Suzhou, China – Top Blogs Revisited

As part of our summer blogs revisited series, we’re focusing on our best travel blogs by country.

This was one of the most popular blogs on China (ranked by number of hits).

Source: Two wonderful days in Suzhou, China

But open this link for many other popular China highlights

 

 

British etiquette courses lure kids of wealthy Shanghai families – People’s Daily Online

English: Logo of the People's Daily 中文: 人民日报题字

English: Logo of the People’s Daily 中文: 人民日报题字 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is currently one of the top stories in the People’s Daily, one of China leading and most influential papers.

A girl learns British aristocratic etiquette at an exclusive club in Shanghai.

Source: British etiquette courses lure kids of wealthy Shanghai families – People’s Daily Online

Unfortunately, if and when the Chinese youngsters finally arrive in Britain they might in for a surprise. What ever happened to traditional British etiquette, values and norms? Has it been trashed by the proliferation of junk food and a generation savaged by austerity? Have the do-gooders overdone multiculturalism?

The Chinese are big spenders but their obstacles will include immigration barriers upon arrival and the absence of people speaking their language.

Thoughts?