East Meets West
Jim Spear never dreamed that a chance encounter with a peasant selling trinkets at the foot of the Great Wall would lead him and his family to a new life in rural China.
“I have reinvented myself as a sustainable tourism entrepreneur and a designer of homes, gardens, interiors, buildings, and things to put in them.”
Liang Tang’s great adventure started in 1979 when she moved to the United States to continue her education, opening up a new world of opportunity that led her back to China and an exciting career in business and non-profit activities.
“My peasant life in the countryside offers fresh air, homemade food, and the chance to meet new and interesting people from around the world every day.”