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Gaetan R.

Swiss national, I fell in love with China during a trip around the world more than ten years ago. I spent several years studying Chinese Mandarin between Geneva and Chongqing University. Every occasion was good to jump on a train or plane to visit China.After graduating, I conducted ethnographic research in remote parts of China and went to grad school in Vancouver, Canada. I conducted fieldwork in China ethnic borderland for my academic research. Currently working as a sourcing agent in southern China, my job allows me to travel a lot either for business or leisure.I started to blog about the Pearl River Delta (Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau region) as well as ancient and ethnic villages of southwest China.


The UNESCO-listed watchtowers of Kaiping

In southern China, west of the town of Kaiping between Guangzhou and Macau, history gave birth to dungeon-like fortified buildings : the Kaiping watchtowers. Known in...


The Double-Dragon Bridge of Jianshui

Located just 5 kilometers outside of the ancient town of Jianshui, in Yunnan province, China the Double Dragon bridge spans two rivers, the Tachong and the Lujiang,...


Escape from Guangzhou

Shawan (沙湾古镇) is an impressive ancient village located just southeast of Guangdong’s capital city of Guangzhou. With it’s narrow cobblestone streets that...

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