Coming from a historian family, Guangyu possesses a deep-seated passion for the intricacies of historical events and narratives. He is well-versed in the history of Middle Asia, the development history of Japan, and the rich tapestry of island nations in the Pacific Ocean. Additionally, Guangyu is captivated by the archaeological remains of cities buried by calamities. Having attended several archaeological events, he has gained unique insights into past civilizations and the resilience of the human spirit. 

Outside of his academic pursuits, Guangyu finds his oasis of calm in the world of tea. His weekends are often graced with moments of tranquility, exploring classical teahouses or indulging in the meditative practice of Chinese Gong Fu Tea—a ritual that offers him both relaxation and reflection.