Josh Summers has been featured in news outlets as the American blogger living in China.

He runs a number of China-related websites, including FarWestChina and TravelChinaCheaper.

Josh has been living in China with his family since 2006 and over that period of time he has traveled by plane, train, car, motorcycle and even camel to explore almost every corner of the country.

In this episode, Josh discusses how he started his business, the state of the travel industry right now and how he is thriving in these times.


[01:10] Josh’s early years & how it evolved into his businesses

[07:01] Other niches Josh has tapped into besides the travel niche

[08:27] First online product & the initial building of his business

[12:06] How Josh learned from podcasts to grow his business

[18:18] Josh discusses switching over to his businesses to fund his life

[19:41] The 1 advantage Josh had that propelled him to national chinese television

[25:15] The power of patience in the online space

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