7 Foods You Must Try in China

7 Foods You Must Try in China

One of the most exciting parts about moving to a new country is getting to truly immerse yourself into a new cuisine. Creating a must-eat list for China is somewhat difficult as the country is incredibly large and the cuisine tends to be regional. One thing is for...
Tips for Money and Banking in China

Tips for Money and Banking in China

Making the decision to live and work as an English teacher in China is exciting.  As we discussed in a previous blog post, you have the chance to have a comfortable lifestyle in China because the salary vs. the cost of living in China for an English teacher is quite...
How to Use the Subway in China

How to Use the Subway in China

Most expats who move to China to live and work are pleasantly surprised to learn that China has good public transportation, especially compared to the States.  Within China itself, you will find numerous options to get around – including planes, trains, and...
10 Fascinating Chinese New Year Traditions

10 Fascinating Chinese New Year Traditions

Most people are familiar with the famous Chinese New Year holiday, but few people actually know about some of the fascinating Chinese New Year Traditions that are associated with this important time of year.  After living and working as English teachers in China, many...