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Year of the Monkey | Fireworks flashback

Whether due to new restrictions, economic worries or sheer boredom, the fireworks output of Beijing residents has been tame this week compared to years past. Check out this one-minute video I made in 2007–the 13-year ban on fireworks was lifted in...

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Brew View | The Beijing Beer Page

I get lot of queries about beer, especially ‘craft’ beer, so I created a general page about the local brew scene. That scene has grown by hops and bounds since I arrived just over a decade ago. Before the 2008 Olympics,...