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We’re Drew and Julie, American expats living in Shenzhen, China. After 3 years of living the expat life in London, we decided to continue our adventures on the other side of the world. Follow along as we adjust to life in Asia and explore the world from our new home base. Join us if you are an avid explorer, armchair traveller or if you need a little inspiration for your next journey. LEARN MORE
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Nashville Best Eats

Is it Possible to Have a Bad Meal in Nashville? Asking for a Friend…

The first time we went to Nashville, eating well was on the agenda. We planned our meals meticulously, and left the city with, yes, well-earned respect for a city that clearly loves food, but also lots of credit to our mad research skills. It’s sometimes hard to know how much of us eating well in a place has to do with the place itself versus us being very discerning and, let’s face it, picky consumers. The second time we went to Nashville we barely cracked open a Google...

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A New Year, A New Chapter

It’s 2018 and we have a few changes planned for this little corner of the Internet. Over the years, we’ve adjusted our style as life has changed and this year is no different. Now that we’re settled...

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2017 Year In Review

Oh man, I love a good end-of-year post. I’ve been inhaling them all week, as we usher in a new year. As in 2016, 2017 brought a whole host of changes to both of our lives, and in years like this, I can’t help...

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2017 Highlights: The Best Meals of the Year

It shouldn’t be too big of a surprise that we ate well this year. Frankly, we eat pretty well every year. Compared to previous years, we didn’t have as many once-in-a-lifetime meals, or extensive (and...

what is on the McDonald’s menu in China?

What’s On the McDonald’s Menu in China?

We not frequent fast-food diners, but during our six months in China, we have visited more than ever. That probably has to do with the proximity (around the corner) and the availability of post-dinner ice cream cones...