I recently wrote a story about Surfing in Hainan for China Personified. Here’s the version.
Major point of clarification: The coffee on Hainan Island is grown by a group of ethnic Chinese Indonesian refugees who were resettled on Hainan Island after being rescued from anti-Chinese pogroms a few decades ago.
2nd point: Freedom in Chinese translates as 自由(pronounced “zi you”)
Disclaimer: NO real names are used in this post, as always, for purposes of privacy.
If you’re interested in learning more about Sun Moon Bay Surf Club, see this article on CNN travel that does a pretty good explanation of the area in English.