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Xiao Long’s Unexciting But Very Interesting Vlog on Daily Life in Rural Rwanda

Xiao Long’s (aka “Little Dragon”) YouTube vlog isn’t particularly exciting. He doesn’t food blog, have a cute girlfriend that shoots his videos, or go on fancy adventures that fans love to watch. In fact, his monotone voice-over style is downright boring and nothing at all like the new generation of Chinese bloggers in Africa who are attracting huge audiences.

But what it lacks in production value, Xiao Long’s channel, which documents daily life in a rural Rwandan village, is absolutely fascinating. 

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