The top 10 things to do in Fuzhou (from an expat who lived there)

Places

May 22, 2018

Fuzhou is a city in the southeast of China, not far from the coast and almost directly opposite Taiwan. Few tourists come to Fuzhou. It’s just an ordinary city with people going about their lives, and yet that doesn’t mean there aren&...

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Is it better to visit China’s cities or villages?

Places

August 21, 2017

Becoming an English teacher in China is most certainly rewarding in itself. But when your feet start to explore this beautiful and diverse country it’s as though you’ve walked into multiple worlds. From towns with ancient ruins to metr...

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Is Sichuan province the most beautiful place to teach English in China?

Places

April 08, 2017

My first and third years in China were spent teaching at Sichuan University of Arts & Science in Dazhou, Sichuan province, central China. Of all the places that I have taught in China, I have done the most sightseeing in Sichuan. It’s ar...

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The 4 most breathtaking bridges in China

Places

May 24, 2015

China’s recent announcement that it will open the world’s highest glass footbridge made me think – what are the country’s most breathtaking bridges? Here is my top four. 1. Jiaozhou Bay Bridge (or Qingdao Haiwa...

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