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SPGS International School Chengdu’s Weekly Reading Clubs are Back!

SPGS International School Chengdu’s weekly Reading Clubs are back by popular demand this month. The clubs are an opportunity for children aged between  3 and 7 to meet some of the school’s outstanding teachers, make new friends and nurture your

Cheap Things To Do in Chengdu

If you know where to look, you get get by in Chengdu for a lot less than you’d think.

A New Flexible Online Mandarin Tutoring Platform

Do you want to have an easier life in China?Do you want to improve your employment prospects?If yes – then learning, or improving Chinese might be for you!We’re all likely to be in China for a little while now – so

New Kids on the Block: Tom’s Diner

This year has been a tough one for many expats and local people here in China. We travel less, miss more food from home more, and spend more time in the city.The good news is, we’ve got to know sweet Chengdu better; new

A New Journey Begins at SPGS International Chengdu

After two years of thorough preparation in London as well as in Chengdu, on 31st August, SPGS International School Chengdu opened its doors to its first cohort of students and began a promising and exciting year. The School is built on a close partnership

Chengdu Dental Clinics with English Services

Many dental clinics in Chengdu provide service in English. We make a selection of decent dental clinics for you. Gleneagles Hospital Dentist 成都鹰阁医院Opened end of 2019, Gleneagles Hospital Chengdu is a modern facility with an experienced care team comprising specialists, nurses

Late Summer Picnics: Cheese + Coldcut Box Delivery

Most of us are now back to work, and have that familiar back-to-school feeling at the pit of our stomach… Is it time to break out a hoody, and ask your cousin for his Netflix password just yet? Hold your horses.There are likely many more glorious days to

Where to Happy Hour in Chengdu

Chengdu brings about a fantastic array of bars with themes ranging from French Winehouses to german beer houses to award winning cocktail bars and everything in-between.

Become a Business Leader with an MBA and Earn 75% More Than Now

• What is the best way to further your career, become a leader in your field, and earn on average, 75% more? Don’t miss this MBA & Masters opportunity, and the chance to meet admissions advisors in one-to-one chats. • Join

Holiday Syndrome? Join our Activities Day!

Term is about to begin, and we all wonder how to ease children back into learning-mode, after summer of fun?“Holiday Syndrome” is inevitable, so we need to carefully bring the children back from “play mode” into “work mode”. But how

Chengdu’s Favourite Brunch

Brunch is defined as a meal that sits somewhere between breakfast and lunch, but we all know there is more to it than that… It is the highlight of the week; there’s nothing better than rolling out of bed late, and catching up with

Spanish Restaurants in Chengdu

Whether you’re craving some Tapas, Enchilada’s or Paella we’ve got you covered.Here’s a list of the Spanish Restaurants in the City.La Picada Spanish RestaurantA traditional tapas restaurant (before called Innovate Food) with Spanish classics such as paella. You can find sliders

Downgraded: Low Risk Chengdu

As of August 12, 2021, the city of Chengdu had no new locally confirmed cases for 14 consecutive days. Accordingly, the last standing medium-risk area in American Garden was downgraded from medium-risk to a low-risk area. The whole of Chengdu

2021 Chengdu Valentine’s Specials

Whether you’re looking forward to a night out with your sweetheart or looking to make a new connection, romance is in the air.Check out where to celebrate Valentine’s Day 2021 in Chengdu.1. Restaurants &  BarHaru BistroSpecial set for 2 for

Are these 5 Local Chengdu Restaurants Overrated?

Chengdu is a UNSECO World City of Gastronomy, and famous globally for its cuisine. It has tens of thousands of restaurants, and amazing food around every corner – but sometimes the choice can be overwhelming. Are expats and visitors able

Chengdu’s Is About To Get HOTTER

On August 2nd at 9:40am, the Chengdu Meteorological Observatory issued an orange high temperature warning signal. Untill tonight, Chengdu is expected to be over 35℃ in:Eastern New Area, Jinjiang District, Qingyang District, Wuhou District, Chenghua District, Jinniu District, Qingbaijiang, High Tech Zone South and

New COVID-19 Cases in Chengdu: The Latest

The latest updates:Updated August 13th 2021, 14:00• At the time of publishing, there are 0 medium risk areas in Chengdu. Sichuan province has 1 medium-risk area located in the city of Luzhou.• Previous to the 29th July, a total of

How to Register as a Foreigner at the Local Police Station

Planning to stay in Chengdu? All foreigners in Chengdu (and throughout China), must register at the local police station within 24 hours after checking in to a rented apartment or house. Also, if your visa is renewed or if you

China: Real-Time COVID Travel Restrictions Updates

• With the ever changing policies and updating of high and medium-risk areas, its is important to stay up-to-date about the latest COVID measurements (quarantine, mandatory nucleic acid tests, etc) for every province, city or area.• Below we introduce a useful Chinese

Visit the Roof of the World! Tibet Trips

As most of us in China know, there aren’t many good reasons to leave for the moment. Some of us do not mind waiting it out until the rest of the world gets better, but many of us have an itch –