Although China's Guangrao County is little known, it could be on the verge of a major transformation. The county plans to spend millions of dollars selling itself as the hometown of the famous author of "The Art of War."
The American-style home on the grounds of the Kanucha Bay Resort in Nago isn't just unusual because of its architecture. It's also a replica of the President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home in Hope, Ark.
Kervan is popular but pricey, with many dishes costing 20,000 won (about $19) or more. Still, it was packed on the Friday night we dined there, with Koreans as well as Middle Eastern expats and a few Westerners.
Typhoon Haiyan nearly wiped Tacloban off the face of the earth eight months ago, leaving behind an apocalyptic wasteland of bodies, collapsed buildings and blocked streets. Today, the city of 240,000 people in the central Philippines is bouncing back.
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