if you think you should use this in a similar way to our standard toilets, you would be as mistaken as I was... to my great embarassment... you are actually supposed to step up on to the platform that surrounds the toilet, continue to face the wall you look at upon entering the room, squat down AND THEN do your duty!
China is a fascinating country, with centuries of rich history and culture. But it can be quite the culture shock on your first trip! Sometime during your visit, you’ll have to deal with smog, chopsticks, and government bureaucracy. Just stay informed and be prepared, and you’ll have a stress-free vacation.
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