How to See The Silk Road

The Silk Road was established during the Han Dynasty of China, and was in fact not actually a road, but a 4000 mile long network of trading routes, which linked regions from China all the way to Europe in order … Read More

Gizem’s adventure along the Silk Road.

Gizem is from Switzerland and was part of the Summer 2017 Silk Road program. Her school’s, Gymnasium Liestal, first participation in one of our Explore China programs dates back to 2015 and they since then decided to come back every … Read More

5 reasons why China should be your next school trip

1.Rich History China is said to be the world’s longest continuous civilization, with some historians marking 6000 B.C. as the dawn of Chinese civilization. There are so many different ways to experience Chinese Culture, with an enormous range of interesting … Read More

Jose’s life changing experience.

Jose’ is a student from Kantonsschule am Bruehl from Switzerland. We have been his school organize summer trips to China for some years now and Jose was of the summer 2017 edition. Together with other students from Kantonsschule am Bruehl, … Read More

Can you master these Chinese tongue twisters?

Learning how to successfully speak Mandarin Chinese can be difficult for many people; there are multiple different tones involved, which can be tough to differentiate from each other- when you first begin to learn. Practicing tongue twisters can help you … Read More

China bucket list: 5 things you must do

1.Camp on the Great Wall This may seem like an obvious one, but we couldn’t miss it off our list! The Great Wall spans more than 5000 miles, meaning some sections of the wall have been restored and are easily … Read More

5 myths about China- debunked

1.The Great Wall of China Can Be Seen From Space A common myth about The Great Wall of China is that you can see it from space; this myth is so widespread it has even been printed in some school … Read More