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Xi'an Models: Guo Jia

Xi'an Models: Guo Jia

Xi'an continues as a breeding ground for potential supermodels. The latest example is our new discovery and head-turner Guo Jia, who will be craning necks when she appears on local fashion magazines this year. We are proud of having her onboard.

This university student has been thrust onto the fashion stage in the past couple of months and is really making an impact, becoming a new favorite ND Model! Since winning a model contest in Hangzhou last year, 1,78m Guo Jia will ...
China's Incredible Find

China's Incredible Find

The terracotta army was discovered by accident in 1974 at Xian , in China, when local farmers digging a well broke into a pit containing 6000 li...
Tedious Taxi Trouble

Tedious Taxi Trouble

Cab driver got the full whack of my jetlagged frustration as I arrived into the capital this morning. A female cab driver, I might add - alw...
Cross-cultural communication

Cross-cultural communication

Some time ago, I read an interesting linguistic article called Inscrutability Revisited by Linda Wai Ling Young ("Language and Social I...
It's Teatime!

It's Teatime!

I want to talk about three things, in my very first article for New Dynasty. Learning chinese, my perceptions of concepts of personal space ...
 

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11 Tigers Starve to Death in Zoo
Eleven rare Siberian tigers have starved to death at a zoo in northeast China over the past three months, state-run media reported Friday. The 11 tigers kept at the Shenyang Forest Wild Animal Zoo, located in Liaoning Province's capital Shenyang, all died due to malnutrition, Shenyang Wild Animal... Click here to read the full story!
Property Mng. Co. calls street sprinkler...
Property Management Company calls street sprinkler to supply water for tenants Due to the repairing of water pipeline near the second north ring, the nearby residents will have no access to water for a while. But for Chang An Yi Ju property, the problem was solved by inviting a street sprinkler for... Click here to read the full story!
Ryan and Marcello
On 3. September 2009 a nice and cosy event took place at OSCAR's Bar and ND was there for you. Marcello Gil and Ryan Peters 2 friendly expats and artists in Xi'an were showing a glimpse of their great musical skills. Marcello and Ryan are true insider tips of the expat music scene and one of the... Click here to read the full story!
Understanding Chinese Women
Most foreign men, prior to visiting China—particularly ones who have never dated an Asian girl before—hold a stereotype of Chinese women that portrays them as these soft, demure, reserved, shy, alluring, and near ethereal-like "creatures." What Western men encounter instead is... Click here to read the full story!
Real estate prices in Xi'an
As of today, the average housing cost of downtown Xi’an, the most developed and inhabited metropolis in Northwestern China, is slightly over 5,500 CNY per square meter (646 EURO or 820 USD). For a common household comprising of 3 family members, an apartment measuring 70 square meters or more... Click here to read the full story!
Road traffic behaviour
Did you know that since this year a new regulation is in effect that can impose a fine on those pedestrians who disrespect red traffic lights? Well, incredible 10 RMB is the amount. I watched a TV report a short while ago where reporters stood on street crossings in Xi'an to give out free prizes... Click here to read the full story!
Top 75 books for learning Chinese
Mandarin Chinese isn't a very complex language, in real life, if you have Chinese-speaking friends then you can practise with them or there are a numerous online Mandarin schools exist for helping improve your Chinese. But the most important is that you need to be practiced daily with your... Click here to read the full story!
Shaanxi's diversity
Local Xi'anese in general naturally prefer to communicate in their own dialect (Guanzhong Hua) rather than in Mandarin. You can easily hear people bargaining in the market in Guanzhong hua, or taxi drivers, close local friends or colleagues who chat with you in their own dialect. Unlike Shanghai... Click here to read the full story!
The end justifies the means
Niccolo Machiavelli (3. May 1469 – 21. June 1527) - we do not describe and quote a Spaniard this time like in a past ND note, but a great and world famous philosopher and writer from Florence who shaped the world as well. He lived in the beautiful city Florence in todays known Italian... Click here to read the full story!
John Beddoe
John Beddoe is one of those exceptional expats who is absolutely worth to be mentioned.  He is, due to his professional obligations in his home country Australia, an irregular visitor of Xi'an yet. But even so, he always looks forward to come back to Xi'an and enjoys the teaching classes... Click here to read the full story!
Xi'ans Air Quality Index (AQI)
An air quality index (AQI) is a number used by government agencies to communicate to the public how polluted the air is currently or how polluted it is forecast to become. As the AQI increases, an increasingly large percentage of the population is likely to experience increasingly severe adverse... Click here to read the full story!
Grand Noble Dining
Grand Nobel Hotel Xi’an is a brand new luxurious property in Xi'an offering comprehensive facilities and services for leisure and business stays. It is conveniently located in the commercial center, shopping- and entertainment area of Xian’s downtown, neighbouring a lot of popular... Click here to read the full story!
Nankino
Dum mi ekloĝis en Nankino, miaj usonaj gefamilianoj ne tute komprenis, kial mi volus translokiĝi al ĉi tie. Plejparte por usonanoj estas la problemo je la medio kaj tuta ekonomia sistemo ĉi tie. Ilia nekomprenado estis eĉ pli grava ol nun, ĉar la tempo kiam mi translokiĝis estis antaŭ... Click here to read the full story!
Bell Tower Hotel
Xi’an Bell Tower Hotel is a four-star hotel and one of the earliest joint-venture hotels in Xi’an, is located at the busy center of Xi’an, neighboring the Bell Tower & Drum Tower Square where the historical and modern features are syncretized and close to the famous... Click here to read the full story!
Tele china en español
Existe la posibilidad de ver la televisión nacional china (CCTV) por Internet , y además traducida al español, lo cual, no sé si coincidirán conmigo, es la pera. Creo que es interesante echarle un vistazo, aunque sea sólo por curiosidad, para ver... Click here to read the full story!
Xing Qing Park
Local people's leisure life in Xing Qing Park: Xi'an is the most historical and culture city of China similar to Kyoto to Japan and the best way to have the exposure to the City people's lesiure life is the parks around here. Xing Qing Park is the biggest and most beautiful among the... Click here to read the full story!
Velonika, del Lenz ist da
Es ist wieder so weit! Der Frühling ist da! Nicht nur die Sonne lässt sich wieder blicken, auch die bisher so dunklen und kahlen Bäume sind mit kleinen hübschen Blumen geschmückt. Besonders schön ist in diesen Tagen ein Besuch zum botanischen Garten, nicht weit von der großen Wildganspagode.... Click here to read the full story!
One Day Trip to LuoYang
My colleagues corrected me. It is not a 火车 Huo Che, a normal train, it is a 高铁 Gao Tie, which means high speed train. With the new GaoTie connecting Xi'an to Henan province, some attractive locations became „closer“, meaning faster and easier to reach. LuoYang, located 375 km to... Click here to read the full story!
Poorly Made in China
Like a couple other of my favorite books on China, River Town and Mr. China specifically, I’m admitting to you now that the reason that I like this book so much is that this is my life in print. This is what I’ve done for the past 7 years in China—solved other people’s... Click here to read the full story!
Who do you like to work with?
Probably who you identify most easily with. A year or so ago my then 5 year-old told me, in all seriousness, “Dad I’m like Kobe, not white like you.”  Suppressing laughter I responded, “Actually, you’re more like Yaoming than Kobe.”  But he was... Click here to read the full story!
Xi'an Models: Ya Meng
Ya Meng is a professional model and a newcomer who's quiet confidence, hard work, and modern beauty have carried her to solid heights of success. She has worked for local designers and clients and focuses for 2010 to set foot beyond Xi'an. The Xi'an-born model is known for her... Click here to read the full story!

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