Expats living in, working in and visiting Dongguan, China use the forum to discuss hotels, things to do, restaurants, local customs, nightlife, tourist traps, warnings or dangers, transportation, shopping, and general tips.
Latest Expat Activity: on Tuesday
I wondered if anyone could share advice or information on finding someone to tutor me in Mandarin. I teach just outside Humen so I would be looking down here. I have tried self study and find I am just not good at that. I am not looking for tutoring via Skype but face-to-face. Anyone know what the going rate is for a qualified person? Any help would be appreciated.Cheers,WillContinue
Started by Will Marker. Last reply by Tim Jennings May 3.
Does anyone know where to buy or adopt pets in Dongguan. Cats and Dogs? A labrador or a retriever in dogs, or British Shorthair or Persian in cats. A friend wants to buy actually, as there are so many color and breed preferences. or could it be bought in Guangzhou/ Shenzhen and brought to Dongguan?Also, what is the process of registration etc here?Is it ok to bring them from HongKong? or will it be a problem?Continue
Started by ABHISHEK KOHLI Apr 28.
Hello,this is joyce, a native of Dongguan. I finished my postgraduate in London and came back to Dongguan last year.When I was in London, I had a wonderful experience with meeting a diverse range of people and exploring different cultures in such an amazing and international city. I got involved a lot with some NGOs to help people adjust and settle in London in various aspects, such as career advice,living tips, Visa, education, etc.As an international ,I truly understand how difficult it is to…Continue
Started by Joyce. Last reply by George Liu Apr 15.
This group used to have a lot of regulars with questions answered and advice given. over the past 6 months its gone veeerryyy quiet. So where is everyone? have most of the members left DG? put your hand up if your still around!Continue
Started by Steve powell. Last reply by Jenny Apr 11.
Helluuu,I am staying in Dongguan and I am in serious need of some exercise doing the week, want to get out of the office.Anyone who have a team or are playing football and are in the look for an additional player.Im not pro, probably wouldn't be in Dongguan then :) , but I am quite decent. Played most of my life.Doesn't have to be football , I am more or less game for anything :)Continue
Started by Christoffer Vinther-Høj. Last reply by Christoffer Vinther-Høj Apr 2.
BMW 318i import - Purchased March 2012 Nancheng Hebao BMWJust paid another year of insurance at 12000CNY21000Km on the clock, runs very smooth, last month just had 20k BMW service (oil change and new brakepads)Has some mods;M3 bodykit - front and rear bumpers and side skirts. Professionally sprayed and installed.Remus PowerSound dual exit exhaustBilstien B12 suspension (shocks and springs)K&N performance airfilterHRE Black alloysAftermarket touchscreen stereo with GPS and reverse camera.…Continue
Started by Keith Apr 1.
How many of us here are working in manufacturing?Curious to see how your company is faring this year after CNY with shortage of workers. We don't have a problem, I have a waiting list but most of the other Chinese/Taiwanese factory owners are reporting this, particularly in my supply chain. how is everyone else doing?Continue
Started by Steve powell. Last reply by Steve powell Mar 25.