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10 ways International Women’s Day is marked around the world
4 min read 4 min

Originally championed and founded by women, International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate w...

Why learn Chinese
4 min read 4 min

When I think of the Chinese language, at least personally, I start to feel overwhelmed. I can’t say ...

The best Chinese New Year celebrations (outside of China)
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It’s Chinese New Year again – and what better way to celebrate than joining in the lunar fun in the ...

5 things to do in Shanghai on a budget
3 min read 3 min

Nihao! Or should I say, hello! If you’re reading this, chances are you’re highlighting some tips in ...

All about the monkey: Survival guide to Chinese New Year
4 min read 4 min

February 8, 2016, is the first day of the New Year on the Chinese calendar, and it not only marks th...

To Chopstick or Not? Chinese Customs Made Easy
3 min read 3 min

Everything is different in China, which is exactly why it’s such an exciting place to visit. In orde...

5 things we bet you didn’t know about Beijing
3 min read 3 min

China’s buzzing capital is one of the most populous cities in the world and an exciting city where a...

Beijing: The longest journey starts with a single step
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What does Beijing bring to mind? A city overflowing with millions of people? The 2008 Olympics? Poll...