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October 2017

Kung Fu Tai Chi Culture Event for Edu Aupairs in Beijing, China

2017-12-17T06:04:45+00:00

Date:      October 20, 2017, Friday Duration:  10:30 am -12:00 noon, 1.5 hours Event:   Tai Chi Experience-Traditional Chinese Kung Fu Tai Chi is one of the Chinese traditional martial arts. As an ancient Kongfu, Tai Chi includes boxing, sword, broadsword, spear, push-hand and etc. Concentrating on correct posture and breathing control. Tai Chi’s movements are fluid, [...]

September 2017

Mid-Autumn Culture Event for Edu Aupairs in Beijing- Making the Lord Rabbit

2017-11-20T06:16:39+00:00

The traditional Chinese festival- Mid-Autumn Day is falling on 4th October. You may know that Chinese eat Moon cake on Mid-Autumn day, but here is another tradition and it is inviting one ' Beijing Lord Rabbit’ to home. It is a rabbit figure made of clay. Therefore, we invite all of you to go to [...]

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

2017-12-17T05:41:09+00:00

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

2017-12-17T06:04:52+00:00

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 [...]

Hot Pot or Malatang? – New standardized English translation add to confusion between foods

2017-12-17T05:41:11+00:00

It’s hard to imagine that any organization called the China Standardization Administration and General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine could manage to stir the (hot) pot of a years-old culinary controversy. But like a bumbling yet well-meaning Chinese grandparent, the, uh, CSAGASIQ issued a policy to standardize the use of English on public signage [...]

Culture Event for Au Pairs in Beijing – Making Dumplings

2017-11-20T06:16:40+00:00

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 [...]

April 2017

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

2017-12-17T05:41:46+00:00

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 [...]

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Education Travel Study Tours Beijing
Mandarin Beijing Program
Culture Homestay Program
Teach in China Program
Teach & Study Program
Teach in China Program