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September 2017

Outdoor Chinese Class at Jingshan Park for Edu Au Pairs in Beijing-Culture Activity

They say Autumn is the best season in Bejiing. This is true. On August's last Friday, we moved the Chinese lessons to the beautiful and historical Jingshan Park! Finally we got to practice Chinese Mandarin with local people! Meanwhile, you got to experience the 800 years of history and enjoy the breathtaking view from the [...]

June 2017

Farewell to our dear China Au Pairs

Next week, another two of our au pairs in Beijing, Eileen and Matilda, are going to finish their staying and leaving off home or going on a new adventure. Eileen wrote a card to our Chinese Mandarin teacher Vivian. We appreaciate it very much. Although Matilda only stayed in Beijing for 3 months, she had [...]

Culture Event for Au Pairs in Beijing – Making Dumplings

Dumplings (Chinese Jiaozi) with meat and vegetable fillings, is very popular at the Chinese New Year and other festivals. It tops the list of delicacies of people in north china, where people eat dumpling at night on new year‘s eve and days to send off the past year and celebrate for a new year. The [...]

Au Pairs in Beijing Attended the Lecture on China-US relations in Renmin University

Introduction: China-US relation is one of the most important bilateral relations in the world today. In the increasingly complicated international context, China-US relations have a profound impact on the world political and economic structure. Especially after the "Trump-Xi Meeting" in April 2017, which direction the China-US relations will take? It is worthy of our common [...]

May 2017

The Dragon Boat Festival Customs and Hand-Made Spice Bags & Coloured Bracelets

As the end of May will be a Chinese traditional festival, the Dragon Boat Festival, we hold a special event for our ladies, the Edu Au Pair girls in Beijing, to learn how Chinese women make their spice bags and colours bracelets as a tradition. We started with the spice bags. It requires a little [...]

Upcoming Culture Event – Hands-on Experience of the Dragon Boat Festival

Date:     May 19, 2017, Friday Duration: 10:00 am -12:00 noon, 2 hours Event:  Learn about the orgins of the festival; learn how to make zong zi, spice bag and colourful ropes Location:  Suite 911, 9th Floor, Aojia Fandian, No.26 Dongzhimenwai Dajie, Chaoyang District, Beijing Meet up:  The location above Contact:   Miles 15210406270   Wechat ID: milesguo1111 [...]

April 2017

Au Pairs in Beijing had an Amazing Chinese Painting Experience!

Another sunny day in Beijing! As the spring is coming, all the flowers bloom, so the teacher chose one of the classic flowers in Chinese painting culture, the peach blossom, to teach our au pairs. Let's have a look how they did! From the basics to complete a Chinese painting by themselves, they learned the whole [...]

Upcoming Culture Event for China Au Pairs- Chinese Painting Experience

Date:      April 21, 2017, Friday Duration:  10:30 am -12:00 noon, 1.5 hours Event:   Learn the basics of drawing a Chinese painting; experience traditional Chinese culture. Location:  京书房国学艺术学堂,3rd floor, No.29 Guang Qu Men Nei Street, Chaoyang District, Beijing Meet up:   10:15 am at GUANGQUMENNEI Station( Subway Line 7), Exit B Chinese Paingting ( Xuan paper painting) [...]

The Lama Temple and Guozijian- Culture Tour on a Sunny Day for Au Pairs in Beijing

Yonghegong ( The Lama Temple ) is a famous lamasery located in the northeastern part of the old city of Beijing. It was a palatial residence built in 1694 by Qing Emperor Kangxi for his fourth son, Prince Yongzheng who later succeeded to the throne. Our au pairs experienced the traditional Chinese culture of burning [...]

March 2017