Tagged: China

Bootlegs and Lots of BOOM: Chinese New Year in China

Some good stuff here about my trip to China during the Lunar New Year, now posted on tripwolf. Check em out!

The Horrors of Chinese Street Food

Where to Buy Bootleg Shit in China

Chinese New Year, in China


bikes in beijing china
Forbidden City in China

Fake Breitling and Rolex: Made in China


You can find much you don’t need on the streets of Beijing. $500 for the pair was her asking price, and after nearly 20 minutes of back and forth, I got them both for $95. Although they function and appear to be rather intricate forgeries, I still think I paid too much. Only time will tell. Ha.

Lunar New Year in Beijing

Some images from our trip to Beijing, China for the Lunar New Year. We managed to do a lot in just three days; The Great Wall @ Badaling, The Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, an Acrobatics Show, traditional foot massage, the Summer Palace, Beijing Olympic Park, a Silk and Jade factory, the Ming Tombs, couple of tea houses, and a counterfeit goods market. Between Erica and I, we took nearly 1000 photos. Here are just a few. More to come..