Before you go scratching your head, asking yourself, Western? toilet? Aren't all toilets the same?
Let me take a minute to show you..
Westerners...meet the Chinese "Squatty Potty".
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I couldn't bare to show you how dirty they really are. This one must be brand spankin new.
Oh, and bring your own packet of kleenex unless you like to drip dry. Most restrooms don't have toilet paper. And hand sanitizer. If they don't carry toilet paper, you can bet your dollar that hand sanitizer and soap are usually a missing element to the bathroom experience as well.
Maybe this explains why so many Chinese just pee outside in the open? At least they have the
Thankfully our apartment is outfitted with western toilets, for which, I am ever so grateful. Three years would be an aweful long time to "hold it", don't ya think?