You never know how well hotels have been cleaned after guests checked out and you show up for your stay.
Were the bed sheets changed, was the toilet seat wiped down properly? How about the the cups & utensils , were they washed or replaced with clean ones?
14 hotels in China are being inspected by the authorities due to hidden camera recordings of cleaning crews using dirty towels to clean cups and glasses.
Continue reading GROSS: Chinese Hotels Being Inspected for Unsanitary Cleaning Practices
Three years back the Michael W Travels family visited the Great Wall of China during a long layover (on our way home from Myanmar). Our visit was memorable enough that Lucas still remembers tobogganing down the wall.
While we loved visiting the Great Wall of China, imagine how awesome it would be to spend the night there!
Airbnb is offering 4 lucky winners a chance to have the first sleepover ever at the Great Wall.
Continue reading Win A Stay For Two From Airbnb At The Great Wall of China!
Hilton is currently running the Pick Your Paradise Giveaway where one lucky winner will win a trip to the destination of their choice from either Hawaii, China or Italy.
One hundred other winners will win a $100 Hilton gift card!
Continue reading Hilton Giving Away 100 $100 Gift Cards + Grand Prize Trip To 1/3 Destinations
You always have to be careful and pay extra attention to your valuables at the train station. They can be crowded and you never know if someone might try to grab your things.
One woman was gonig through a security check at a train station in China and was worried to let her bag out of her sight.
Continue reading Worried About Valuables, Woman Climbs Into X-Ray Machine In Train Station
image: screen capture from Facebook video
Former soccer superstar David Beckham managed to piss off Hong Kong with one video posted to Facebook and Instagram.
How could one of the world’s most recognizable stars manage to do this? Well, it’s all in the caption.
Continue reading David Beckham Pissed Off Hong Kong
Hainan Airlines along with DreamWorks and Boeing are giving you a chance to win a very special prize in a fun, new contest.
Even if you don’t win the prize, entering the contest is still guaranteed to be fun. To enter you’ll get to design your very own 787 Dreamliner using the cartoon characters from Kung Fu Panda!
Continue reading Fun Way to Win 2 Biz Class Tix to China on Hainan Airlines
It seems that some people will do just about anything for a chance at love…
A Dutch man spent 10 days in a Chinese airport waiting for his girlfriend (who never showed up) to arrive.
Continue reading Man Waits in Chinese Airport for Online Girlfriend for 10 Days
image: Haim Dotan LTD from CNN article
I just came across a great reason to visit the Hunan province of China.
The world’s highest and longest glass bottom bridge is set to open in Zhangjiajie National Park this July!
Back in 2010 I had a chance to visit the Grand Canyon Skywalk during a trip to Vegas. The Skywalk was an awesome experience, offering amazing views. China’s bridge sounds quite similar just a whole lot longer and higher up from the ground.
Continue reading World’s Highest, Longest Glass Bottom Bridge Opening In China
image: nbc news article from twitter
In what’s usually a happy and festive time, tragedy struck in Shanghai, China.
A New Year’s Eve celebration turned tragic when a stampede occurred taking the lives of 35 people and injuring another 43 around a half hour before midnight.
Continue reading Shanghai New Years Eve Tragedy: 35 Killed, 43 Injured