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The REAL Reality of Life In CHINA with Gweilo 60 🇨🇳

Alan & Shannon2024-02-23
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💫 Short Summary

In this video, Gua takes Allan and Shannon on a tour of Nanning, China, showing how the city has changed in the 20 years since he moved there. He also discusses his decision to move to China, the urbanization and growth of Nanning, and the cultural differences, particularly in food, that he has experienced.

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This section introduces Allan and Shannon, who are friends with the speaker and are making a video together in Naning, China.
00:00
Allan and Shannon contacted the speaker through Facebook and they became WeChat friends.
The speaker mentions that they were supposed to use ebikes for the video but switched to walking due to safety concerns.
They are at a shopping mall in Ning, which is mostly closed because it's the day before the Chinese New Year.
Guo Sixing explains the derogatory meaning of his username 'Gua' in Cantonese.
Allan and Shannon are friends with the speaker, and they are making a video together in Naning, China. They met through Facebook and WeChat.
03:34
Allan and Shannon contacted the speaker through Facebook and they became WeChat friends.
The speaker mentions that they were supposed to use ebikes for the video but switched to walking due to safety concerns.
They are at a shopping mall in Ning, which is mostly closed because it's the day before the Chinese New Year.
Guo Sixing explains the derogatory meaning of his username 'Gua' in Cantonese.
Guo shares his experience of moving to China, selling his house in Canada, and now living in Naning full time.
07:09
Guo's wife wanted to live in Canada, but her parents were living in a poor area in China, so they bought a home for them.
The family wanted to live in the capital city of the Guangxi Autonomous Region, so Guo had to sell their place in Bay High and bought a home in Naning.
The city has changed a lot in the past 17 years, with the population growing from 3 million to between 8 and 9 million.
People move to Naning for better job opportunities, education, and healthcare.
Guo discusses the food in China, including his preferences and the affordability of food.
11:41
Guo mentions the changes in food preferences after moving to China.
He talks about the affordability of food in China.
Guo discusses the challenge of finding good cheese in China.
He mentions missing certain types of meat and cheese from home.
The speaker discusses the open-door policy at KFC in China and the warm weather.
15:21
The speaker mentions the open-door policy at KFC in China.
They comment on the warm weather and the speaker jokes about their nipples getting hard.
The speaker talks about walking into the subway with a beer in hand.
💫 FAQs about This YouTube Video

1. What is the background of the two people featured in the video?

Allan and Shannon are friends with the speaker and they are making a video together in Naning, China. They met through Facebook and WeChat.

2. How has the city of Naning changed over the past 17 years?

The city has changed a lot in the past 17 years, with the population growing from 3 million to between 8 and 9 million. People move to Naning for better job opportunities, education, and healthcare.

3. What did Guo bring with him when he moved to China?

Guo brought camera gear and his wife's ashes with him when he moved to China. He sold everything else in Canada.

4. What does Guo miss from Canada?

Guo misses good cheese and sandwich meats from Canada. He also mentions that his wife used to enjoy eating snails.

5. How did Guo end up living in China full time?

Guo's wife's parents were living in a poor area in China, so they bought a home for them. The family wanted to live in the capital city of the Guangxi Autonomous Region, so Guo had to sell their place in Bay High and bought a home in Naning.

6. What are the benefits of living in Naning, China?

Naning offers better job opportunities, education, and healthcare. It also has a more convenient and affordable lifestyle compared to rural areas.