Why should you start learning Chinese ?

There are many advantages of learning a second language, or maybe your third, fourth or fifth language! It opens up opportunities and experiences that we could never imagine having before- as studying anything would. But why Chinese? It’s too difficult … Read More

How to See The Silk Road

About The Silk Road The Silk Road was established during the Han Dynasty of China.  It was in fact not actually a road, but a 4000 mile long network of trading routes. It linked regions from China all the way … 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

Can you master these Chinese tongue twisters?

Are you currently learning Chinese or are you thinking of joining a Chinese class soon? 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 … Read More

5 myths about China debunked

You are actively planning that school trip to China but you want to get your students ready before D-day? Here are 5 myths that we often hear from students freshly arriving in The Middle Kingdom and that we are debunking … Read More