ESL

Why Teach English Online? 7 Benefits that Will Blow Your Mind!

Gone are the days where you had to travel abroad to teach, now you can teach English online with the use of modern technology and proper training that is deliberately designed to be helpful for remote workers. If you are still wondering why teaching English online is a perfect career, read on to find out more. We’ve listed 7 major benefits for your feast. 1. You’re Your Own Boss When you are…
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Living

How to Use WeChat Pay? A Simple Guide in 2020

Enjoying life in China is going to be effortless and there is no better example of this than the fact that you can do basically everything from your phone! Let’s explore the topic how to use WeChat Pay to pay literally everything in China! Using the app WeChat, you can…
Culture

10 Chinese Customs Westerners Are Not Used To

If you are preparing for a trip to China, you’ll have to make yourself familiar with things like food and maybe even a bit of the language so that you can help yourself acclimatize. However, you’ll also want to take a look at Chinese customs. While you may be staying…
Culture

How to Learn Mandarin: 5 Top Tips

Are you looking to learn Chinese Mandarin before you get on a plane and enjoy a trip to China?  If so, you’ll be surprised (and pleased) to know that it isn’t going to be as impossible as you’d think. While there are some that may make it sound impossible or very challenging, learning Mandarin is totally do-able and it’s also really beneficial because even a little bit of understanding in…
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ESL

China vs. Thailand: Country Comparison in ESL Teaching

Teaching in China vs. Teaching in Thailand Many people these days are exploring their options for seeing the world before they commit to a job back home. One of the best ways to do that and finance your travels is to teach English abroad. But then that begs the…
Living

Can you use Skype, WhatsApp or FaceTime in China?

Choosing to go to China is a life-changing experience, all for the better.However, it also requires some changes and shifts, as you could probably expect when it comes to travelling so far away from home. More than just the culture and language, however, is…
ESL

Vietnam vs. China: Country Comparison in ESL Teaching

Vietnam vs. China, which country to teach ESL? Vietnam is becoming a more common choice for teaching English abroad. That’s because the country is experiencing a growth spurt and investing in its youth. Like China, it wants to hold a global position. But which country is better for teaching English…China or Vietnam? Vietnam vs. China: Teaching in Vietnam Teaching Abroad in Asia…
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Living

The 8 Best Apps to Learn Chinese (2020)

Did you know that you can rely on the best apps to learn Mandarin? In fact, you’ll find a wide selection of learning Chinese apps that will show you just how mobile the entire world is, particularly when it comes to learning a new language. Since you’ve got a lot of…
Living

Cost of Living in China for Expats: A 2020 Guide

The cost of living in China can vary hugely depending on the cities, regions as well as the lifestyle you choose. If you plan to move to China, this might be something you are most curious about, so read on. You can live in most China’s major cities for far less…
Culture

How important is English Education in China?

When China’s economy started to open up to the world, so started a desire to learn English, the so-called new global language. Today, English education occupies a key place in China’s overall education system. That is not to say China emphasizes English to the detriment of other subjects. Math, science and Chinese literature occupy key places on the school timetable. And standards of…
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