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Saturday, October 11, 2014
Chinese Instructions on How to use Western-style toilet
China and many other Asian countries, squatting instead of sitting,
is how you take care of business!
these squatters are everywhere for public use. Not so common in
private homes. Most of the homes came with squatters installed, but
many of the Chinese have since replaced their squatter/style toilet
with the more sanitary western/style sit down toilets.
recent news posting states to the contrary, but the western style
toilets are in most Chinese homes. It happened rather quickly like in
America with the 'keeping up with the Jones' phenomenon. It's also
seen as a sign of being more cultured and more affluent. All of the
newer constructed homes have western style toilets. The squatter
styled toilets are still in China, but they are most likely to be
found outside the home for public use.
it is rather disturbing to find shoe marks on the toilet seat. So,
some places offer visual instructions on how to use these foreign