Formerly known in English as Peking, Beijing is the capital of China, the second largest city and one of the six ancient cities. With a history that is more than 3000 years…


With 20 million inhabitants, laid-back Chengdu is the capital of the Sichuan province, and the gateway city to China’s western hinterlands.


Foshan is located in the Northern part of the Pearl River, in Southern China. It’s a booming cosmopolitan city with a population of 4 million, half an hour from Guangzhou…


‘Hangzhou is the most beautiful and elegant city in the world’! said Marco Polo when he came here in 13th century.


Chongqing is a major city in southwest China, and is the fastest growing urban centre on earth! Economically it’s the most important city in Western China with…


The home of Tsingtao beer, Qingdao is located in the southeast part of Shandong Province. It’s a beautiful seaside city with clear air and enchanting sea view…


Fuzhou, China

Most people haven’t heard of Fuzhou, but why would you? After all it’s only a city of some 6 million people! Fuzhou is a ‘small’ Chinese city, and capital of Fujian province.


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Shanghai is China’s biggest city, and one of its most vibrant – life is fast-paced, confident and the city is still growing at an extraordinary rate.  It’s a cultural center, offering a blend of the east and western colonial legacy…


Travelling around China

Xiamen is a tourist city within the Fujian province, famous for its attractive sea side, and often voted the prettiest city in the country.


Ranked 7th in Forbes’ list of the top cities for business in China, it offers a blend of enterprise, culture, education…


Guangzhou is the centre of politics, the economy, culture and transportation in southern China, as well as being a city of national historical importance.  With its long history, Guangzhou possesses many places of interests.


Nanchang is renowned for its comparatively clean air and environmental focus, as well as its mountains, Tengwang Pavilion and delicious food! There are so many activities for teachers to get involved in, such as fishing, cycling, making pottery, tasting Chinese tea and of course learning Mandarin.


Suzhou is known for its pagodas, canals, bridges and beautiful gardens. The city is divided by the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal from north to south.


Kunming is the capital of Yunnan Province, and it is known as ‘the City of Eternal Spring’ for its pleasant climate and flowers that bloom all year long.


Zhangjiagang is a city in Jiangsu province, with a population of around1,200,000. The communities that surround the city are mostly rural, and their economies traditional depended mostly on activities based on agriculture and water.


7 cool things about Shenzhen

Shenzhen is situated in southeastern China and is known for its fantastic shopping. The city also features some of the worlds most modern buildings.



Hunan is the 7th most populous Province in China and is widely recognized as one of China’s most beautiful destinations, with breath-taking mountainous terrain, serene rivers and culturally fascinating temples