Most of my previously published articles are available for purchase for publication in magazines or newspapers.
In addition I have complete but unpublished articles available on:
Explorers – looking at China based foreign explorers and foreign explorers who have explored China. I have profiles of 5 different people most of whom are Beijing based.
Beijing cooking class – looks at a cooking class in a traditional hutong
Fujian tulou – travel article looking at these defensive buildings in Yongding county in rural Fujian.
Hybrids in China – look at the market or lack of one for hybrid cars in China. Requires some updating.
I have materials and photographs for travel articles on:
Henan Province, China – possible articles on Kaifeng, Luoyang, and Shaolin Temple
Xinjiang Province, China – possible articles on Kanas Lake, and Kuche
Guangdong Province, China – possible article looking at how overseas Chinese built Kaiping with money made overseas. Would look at the reasons they went overseas and how they suffered to make money and be accepted.
Xi’an, China – general travel article
West Coast of South Island, New Zealand – look at the towns and area, along with some of the characters that makes up this sparsely populated area.
Coromandel Region, New Zealand – look at an area which is a playground for Auckland residents but relatively unknown to foreigners.
$0 car hire in New Zealand – how to get the best deals and what to look out for when driving in New Zealand.
Chinese in New Zealand – travel destinations connected to early Chinese settlers in New Zealand and how they tried to forge new lives for themselves.
Otago Peninsula, New Zealand – travel article about the scenic area a short drive from Dunedin.
Lao food – look at what distinguishes this cuisine as Lao people try to exert their cultural identity.
Lao cooking class – look at a class in Luang Prabang
Vang Vieng, Laos – what it has to offer older tourists.
Vang Vieng, Laos – adventure capital of Laos.
Plain of Jars, Laos – future UNESCO World Heritage Site trying to develop its tourist industry.
Unexploded ordnance, Laos – look at how charities are making the lives of ordinary Lao people better.
I have test driven and am able to write articles on the following cars:
MG 3 Streetwise
Great Wall Hover
Ford Fiesta saloon (sedan)
Infiniti M lwb
Buick LaCrosse – both old and new Chinese versions
Lifan 520 and 520i
Volkswagen New Santana
Zotye 5008 EV
Zotye M300 (Multiplan) EV
Hyundai Elantra Yuedong
Geely Emgrand EC7