Residential Wiring

There are several differences in the wiring of homes and apartments in China and the States.  The first one is that homes in China use 220V, and the states use 110V.  That isn’t something you can see, but you may need to know that when you plug in your appliances....

Beijing Capital Airport – Convenience Stores & Vending

Many stores with merchandise that we may want or need in a hurry are called convenience stores.  Something I have noticed is that they all have snacks for you to enjoy.  Also, convenience stores are usually in a good location, so your access is easy and unobstructed....

Beijing Capital Airport – To Make it Easy

As I understand it, Beijing Capital Airport is considered the second busiest airport in the world, trailing Atlanta’s airport.  As you can see from the picture below, this airport is HUGE and full of people, so steps have to be taken to keep the crowds moving in an...

Beijing Capital Airport – So Much to See!

One of the things I enjoy most about this amazing airport are the sights.  When you land and taxi to your gate, you can see airlines from all around the world. Some of the jets have fascinating paint jobs.  Also, you may see a new style of airplane there.  I saw my...

Beijing Capital Airport – Relaxing

Everyone knows that sometimes you have some time to kill at an airport. I have some suggestions for you if your find yourself in that state at the Beijing Capital Airport.  You actually have some pretty good options, including, but not limited to, using the free...