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As a highly developed region and China's third most attractive city, Shenzhen is a real gateway to the rest of the world. It is an ideal destination for expatriation thanks to its modern urban landscape. Shenzhen is deemed to be one of the best places to live in China.

Moreover, it attracts foreign professionals, businessmen and investors in large numbers thanks to its impressive wealth and its economic dynamism.

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China elevator stories

4 years ago

China Elevator Stories features (often short) conversations with locals - letting the locals speak and come to life %u2013 and everyday stories. I've also posted stories of how I and my Chinese husband met and other similar stories.

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hollywood road

4 years ago

Photos and stories of my life in China with my family

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The adventures of a VSO volunteer working with disabled people in China.

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