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added on 18/12/2012 by: nicolewebb
A former News Reader with Sky News Australia, Nicole upped stumps on a wing and a prayer to relocate to Hong Kong with her hotelier husband four years ago. Mint Mocha Musings has been pivotal in bringing Hong Kong to life with humorous and entertaining tales of an hotelier's wife: an expat affair! Now, a move to deepest darkest China is imminent. Mint Mocha Musings is moving to Xi'an and this is where the expat adventure really begins! Stay tuned!
 tags: 11, Asian Adventures, Expat Encounters, Hotel Confessions, Media Matters

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Six Months in China: What I Now Know!  Posted on 03/27/2015
High fives all round because it’s not every day you get flung (some may say head first) into the middle of China with little more than your sense of (frazzled) humour!   Did I mention I had one pair of boots and a solitary...
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Four Good Reasons You Need to Travel to China  Posted on 03/11/2015
Yep! (other than coming to visit me of course!) If you’ve never been to China, I’m here to convince you to give it a shot, to put it on the bucket list!  I’m not promising a picture perfect paradise that will blow...
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Chinese New Year in Xi’an: IN VIDEO  Posted on 03/05/2015
As CNY (more commonly known around here as the ‘Spring Festival’) draws to a close, after a two week festive frenzy, I wanted to bring you a few snippets of the action from down town Xi’an. You have to see it to believe...
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Bask in the Glow: Chinese New Year in Pictures!  Posted on 03/02/2015
Xin Nian Kuai Le! This week I’m going to give you a break from my running commentary on life in China, with a Chinese New Year colour fest instead! The Year of the Sheep is well and truly underway and up north here in Xi’an the...
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China’s Genie in a Bottle: It’s Called Baijiu  Posted on 02/15/2015
I tentatively walked into the packed, brightly lit Chinese restaurant. While I’m getting used to being the only Gweilo in the room, this was my first ‘local’ dinner with part of the Westin team and I was acutely aware I...
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Life in China: A Class Act?  Posted on 01/27/2015
The wheels crunched over the broken bitumen as we rolled into the driveway. I was in a fairly unremarkable area of Xi’an with a few large iron gates looming down at me….no sign of a ‘school’ anywhere to be seen....
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Life in a Chinese City – What’s it Really Like?  Posted on 01/19/2015
China! It’s the country on everybody’s lips. The topical talking point on the global table. But aside from being home to the world’s biggest economy, what is it really like living in one of the 654 cities, outside of...
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