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We're in a new era that belongs to bloggers! In response to this phenomenon, Chinastic has invited an interesting individual who has dubbed himself (or herself?) "Celeblog" to give us the inside scoop on the blogsphere in China!
So your pet lives with you and he's your best friend. But are you totally sure what's going on in his little heart? Do you know which of the neighborhood pets he has a crush on? Does he feel restrained? Is he in danger?
Valentines Day is a great opportunity for us to broaden our understanding of love and its power.
Chinastic 2005 Wrap-up: 2005 has been a long year and we have experienced a lot together. In February, we changed our name from China Messenger to "Chinastic", you can discover much in the new name.
This year's Chinese lunar New Year holiday (aka. Spring Festival) falls on January 29 to February 4. Chinastic lists some places where you could have fun during the 'Chun Jie'.
Join our quiz here: all the questions are based on the facts we've provided about four winter festivals: Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa and Spring Festival. Answer the quiz here for an opportunity to win special gifts from Chinastic!
If it were not for the life threatening disease-Leukemia, 24-year-old Hu Mei would still be a happy student at the University of Manchester. But her diagnosis this August has destroyed that beautiful dream. Now, the only thing she can do is waiting in hospital, for a matching bone marrow donor to save her life.
She can't remember how long it's been since she said "farewell" to good sleeps. Maybe it was when she had a quarrel with her boyfriend, her "enemy" came to her office, or that day... Click here to read an office lady's story.
How to Rent a Bicycle in Beijing
Bicycling down one of Beijing's hutongs is a magical experience. Where to rent a bike?
Better Skin on the Cheap
Actually, there's a lot you can do to improve your skin that doesn't require money.
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An Office Lady's Life
She can't remember how long it's been since she said "farewell" to good sleeps.
Guang Gao

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