1. China’s being overtaken!

    If you’re not currently in China, you may be unaware that China is suffering from an epidemic! It’s become so bad you can’t go anywhere without seeing somone who’s caught the bug. The bike-sharing bug that is. Bike-sharing in China began two years ago and has now reached epic levels of satur…Read More

  2. wechat

    Wechat is changing the world

    New arrivals to China may be shocked to discover that almost no one nowadays uses credit cards or cash to pay for things in China. Instead, they use a Chinese app called Wechat. Wechat is primarily a social media app but also has many other uses. You can buy train or plane tickets on Wechat, call a …Read More

  3. Spring Festival 2018

    Back to work already? Hang on! The holiday isn't over yet! China's Spring Festival actually carries on for a full 15 days each year and only officially ends on Lantern Festival. This year, Lantern Festival takes place on Friday, March 2. Wonder what Lantern Festival is all about? Check out our full …Read More

  4. China’s Best Breakfast Foods

    Chinese food is delicious and extremely varied, but in the morning when you're looking for breakfast food to eat, there are just a handful of staple foods you can't miss out on. Here's our top five favorite breakfast foods to eat while teaching English in China. Baozi One of the fastest breakfast f…Read More

  5. China: The good, the bad, and the ugly

    Some of the best advice I've ever received about teaching English in China is to expect the unexpected.  To the vast majority of people, China is a place of mystery, and if you believe the news, a pretty scary place. Some expats in China have mostly good experiences, and other expats have mostly …Read More