Doings In The ‘Du

Cookie Boy

Cookie Boy and other assorted tradesmen This is a story from the early days in Chengdu when life was good and o so pretty. Some people you just know are going to provide entertainment – ‘Cookie Boy’ was from the countryside and had an irrepressible ability to jump at things […]

Chengdu Cuisine

Sichuan food – often written as ‘Szechwan’ from the old Wade Giles Romanisation system – is one of the 4 main distinct cuisines of China. Known as the cuisine of 10,000 flavours, Sichuan food is an experience that can only be discovered in the home of its origin. So much […]