China Living

Languages are an interesting phenomenon. Simultaneously uniform in their composition yet distinct from one another, both constricted by grammatical rules and vocabulary yet flexible enough to say whatever you want to say in whatever way you want to say it. Languages are both shaped by, and...

Do Chinese kids really work that hard?  If you were asked to think about some of the characteristics of Chinese society, what comes to mind? For most people with no prior China experience, this might be quite a difficult question to answer. There is one stereotype,...

The world's a funny old place. Patches of land inhabited by sophisticated apes, proclaiming sovereignty from other neighbouring patches of land and that, over the course of time, have developed habits and ways of living that make one patch of land distinct from...

What's it like to live abroad? Most people will, at some point in their life, have wondered what it's like to live abroad. Everything you’ve ever known, everyone you’ve ever met, a set of customs and practices that have been ingrained into you since Day 0...

[ARForms_popup id=110 desc='SIGN ME UP' type='fly' position='left' height='auto' width='800' angle='90' bgcolor='#7cd653' txtcolor='#FFFFFF' ] Where to start? In a country as rich in history as it is in cultural traditions, food and landscape, the reasons to come to China are endless. If you ever ask any of...