Hey everyone, all of the interns here in China would like to thank you for taking the time to read and share in our summer adventures. As we have been traveling and exploring Chinese cities and culture we often come across language and norms that just don’t… quite… translate. Or even have a logical explanation as far as we can tell. So this gave us an idea we want to test out with YOU our faithful readers. Periodically throughout our journeys and experiences this summer we will post pictures or written scenarios illustrating behaviors that we just can’t explain called “China’s Unsolved Mysteries”. So it is up to you the reader to come up with your best guess as to why?
To give our first example: Often on the streets of the hutongs (see Christine’s post about hutongs for more info) you see cars parked like this…
What do you think the cardboard is doing/protecting?
Leave comments folks! And search for China Unsolved Mysteries for more fun guessing!