Read on to discover tips and trips for learning Chinese Mandarin successfully, as well as some great books, apps and websites.
Shenyang, China is a diverse city with lots of sights to see. Read on for a series of detailed recommendations on things to see and do in this lovely city.
Check out my photo gallery of Harbin's yearly International Snow and Ice Festival. I've been more than once and can't help snapping tons of shots every time.
The Harbin Snow and Ice Festival is magnificent, with delicate sculptures, lanterns, and huge castles all skillfully sculpted from giant blocks of ice. Read on for more about Harbin in winter.
Up-cycling pallets is addictive! Using wooden pallets for furniture and home projects not only saves them from becoming landfill, but offers a versatile and free building material.
Bring an old piece of furniture back to life with a few simple tricks.
Love spicy food? This hub contains a recipe for home made hot sauce with a fiery finish.
Learning how different artists grow and gain renown for their work can be invaluable. In this hub, Caroline Lowe, an award winning artist from Derbyshire, discusses art, university and self promotion.
Hand-decorating picture frames is a fun way to personalise gifts or your home. Decoupage offers an easy, inexpensive way to bring dull, or old frames to life.
Designed to look like a morning sunrise, this cocktail is a strong-but-sweet cocktail containing similar ingredients to that of a margherita.
Perfect for summer: A recipe for a classic refreshing Mojito cocktail, as well as a few tasty variations.
A guide containing useful tips that a new festival-goer might find useful.
A step-by-step guide on how to make Wheat Paste, a form of inexpensive glue used mainly in street art.
This hub shows a quick idea for creating an original sketchbook.