Teaching English in China: How to Get ESL Jobs in China

Teaching English in China: How to Get ESL Jobs in China

  This teaching English in China article is a guest post by Chris. It was my first day as an actual teacher, teaching English in Hangzhou, China. I was very nervous. In just a few hours I was going to be stood up in front of over 40 students, with all their eyes...
10 Days In China: A Beijing To Shanghai Itinerary—Food, Culture, Nature

10 Days In China: A Beijing To Shanghai Itinerary—Food, Culture, Nature

This 10 days in China, Beijing to Shanghai itinerary is a guest post from Jenn Landing in China can often feel like being in another world. From Beijing to Shanghai, historic temples of the past are surrounded by futuristic buildings. Tantalizing smells drift out of...
A 4 Day Shanghai Itinerary For Culture Lovers (China)

A 4 Day Shanghai Itinerary For Culture Lovers (China)

This 4 Day Shanghai Itinerary is a guest post from Claire. Shanghai is China’s answer to New York City, another city that never sleeps – and one that is growing at an alarming rate. With 23 million inhabitants, it’s one of the world’s most populated cities; and it’s...
The Kindness Of A Stranger Who Saved Our Asses In China

The Kindness Of A Stranger Who Saved Our Asses In China

“Your transaction has been canceled” “Sorry, we can’t complete this transaction. Please contact your bank” These are never the sentences you want to see when trying to access money at an ATM… No less when you’re abroad....
How To Go Visa-Free To China

How To Go Visa-Free To China

Visas are one of those pesky things you need to worry about when traveling. Luckily not every country you visit will require you to get one. If you happen to have China on the list of places to go but don’t want to deal with getting a visa, they allow three-day...
A Long Layover in Shanghai

A Long Layover in Shanghai

Why just one night? Because I only have a 21 hour layover in Shanghai. That’s right, “only.” If there was a longer one I would have chosen it. Long layovers are becoming a new favorite thing. I had my long layover in Seoul, and it was a blast....