Why Chinese Celebrities are Opening up Their Own Hot Pot Restaurants
China life / June 1, 2017

It is one of China’s favorite dining styles: hot pot (火锅), also known as Chinese fondue, an ancient dish that never seems to go out of fashion. In this special series, we explores the latest trends in the world of Chinese hot pot. In this first issue: our recent visit to Beijing’s Rock Hotpot, owned by the popular Chinese rock band Second Hand Rose. Why is it a trend for Chinese celebrities to open up their own hot pot restaurant?   It is a growing trend that started some years ago: Chinese celebrities are opening up their own hot pot restaurants across the country. Over the past few months, the celebrity hot pot boom has caught the attention of Chinese media sites and  making ‘celebrity hotpot’ (明星火锅店) a much talked-about topic.   Alternative Beijing rock band Second Hand Rose (二手玫瑰) recently opened up its very first private hot pot place in Songzhuang, while the established celebrity hot pot chain ReLaYiHao just keeps getting more popular. But there are also scandals; Chinese actor Bao Bei’er (包贝尔) was called out by Chinese state media earlier this year for serving fake duck blood in his hot pot joint. Spicy hotpot served by Second…

10 Most Beautiful Chinese Actresses
China life / June 1, 2017

Most Beautiful Chinese Women Following 30 are the cute and most beautiful Chinese women pictures.   30. Gigi Lai 29. Yang Mi 28. Tang Wei 27. Ayi Jihu 26. Bobo Gan 25. Cecilia Cheung 24. Yao Chen 23. Chrissie Chau 22. Liu Shishi 21. Li Cheng Yuan 20. Liu Yifei 19. Gao Yuanyuan 18. Zhang Jingchu 17. Zhou Xun 16. Zhao Wei 15. Zhang Yuqi 14. Xu Jinglei 13. Zhang Ziyi 12. Jia 11. Yuan Li 10. Yuan Quan 9. Wang Likun 8. Jiang Qinqin 7. Zhang Xinyu 6. Ma Yanli 5. Wang Fei Fei 4. Victoria Song 3. Li Bingbing 2. Zhang Zilin 1. Fan Bingbing