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QSI International School of Chengdu is Hiring

About Quality Schools International (QSI)QSI Chengdu is growing and looking for additional qualified staff members. Quality Schools International (QSI) is growing and looking for qualified staff members for the 2022-2023 school year.QSI is a non-profit school organization that was founded in

Chengdu News Winter 2022

The 4 or 5 weeks between Christmas and the Lunar New Year can feel like a sort of listless vaccum, where nothing much of value happens in Chengdu, apart from trips to a tin of Quality Street, to see if anything but the toffee pennies are hiding

Register for SPGSI Chengdu Early Years Activity Morning

22nd JanuaryLearning Through PlaySPGS International School ChengduEarly Years Activity MorningRegistration Info at the Bottom of this ArticleWith specially selected monthly learning themes, plenty of time for outdoor classes, continuous provision, and a mix of music, art, science and drama classes, younger children in Junior

The Michelin Guide Lands In Chengdu

2022 Chengdu Michelin Restaurant GuideThere isn’t a doubt in our mind that Chengdu has one of the best food scenes in China, and maybe even the world. Never mind that it is a UNESCO city of gastronomy (yawn, so is

Health Insurance for Foreigners: All-in-One Guide

• Health insurance is a sensitive topic for most of us as it is directly related to the peace of mind of the most important pillar in life – our health. Most foreigners in China are sold more comprehensive plans than

The People’s Biltong, by Tomahawk

Living abroad has its clear advantages. Its an exciting life full of opportunity, where you’re submerged in different cultures, meet new people and live new experiences every day.But there are some elements from home, let’s face it, that we find tough being

Separated At Birth: Belgian Girls Search For Chinese Family

• Noëmi and Anéline Plateau were born in China, but raised as sisters in Belgium.• Please share and help spread the word to anyone that may have information.Born in China, raised in BelgiumWe are Noëmi and Anéline Plateau. We were born in China, each

Sherpa’s is Here in Chengdu Now!

Calling Chengdu city dwellers!You might know Sherpa’s from visits to Shanghai, Suzhou, and Beijing, and we’re excited to announce they’ve launched an e-commerce service in Chengdu, to bring you everyday essentials; beverages, pet supplies, kitchenware, gifts, and toys – delivered to

Yangshuo: Learn Chinese in the Sun this Winter

• If learning Chinese is one of your New Year’s resolutions, then this is the place for you. Omeida Chinese Academy offers various programs to suit everyone’s needs. Their Standard Chinese Immersion Program offers a full immersion in the language, culture, and

2021 New Year’s Eve Events and Parties in Chengdu

As 2021 is coming to an end, it’s time to celebrate Chengdu! There are dinners, drinks specials, parties and big nights out to help you bring in 2022. Which one will you choose?Dec. 31: NY @ Gili’s and G’s Bistro

Winning at Winter in Chengdu

There’s no doubt that winter is here – it’s cold and grey and somewhat discouraging. But there’s more to Winter in Chengdu than just hiding away and waiting for Spring. The cold winds (its a metaphor, there’s no wind in

Places to Ski in and around Chengdu

Places to Ski in and around ChengduWhilst it’s very unlikely any of us will be hitting the slopes of Aspen, Courchevel, or Zermatt this year, there are decent ski resorts in China, and some of them are closer than you’d

2021 Chengdu Christmas Events

If you’re spending Christmas in Chengdu this year then you’re in luck, as there is an abundance of events, parties, restaurant offers and delicious hotel dinners for you to get involved in in the city over the festive season. Restaurants/ 餐厅From

Indoor Activities for Families in Chengdu

 • Are your kids driving you nuts? Are you looking for some weekend activities in the Chengdu area that are suitable for children?• Check out our list of Chengdu’s most popular indoor attractions suitable for the whole family.Kids Winshare Plus 文轩亲子书店 Kids Winshare Plus is a

Plan An Unforgettable Xmas Trip with C Adventure!

• We’re not going home this year, but we still want to make unforgettable memories during the festive season. Luckily China is jam packed full of some of the most beautiful and interesting places in earth (and some of them are

Chengdu Eats | Big Fat Burgers

As the days draw shorter, and the prospect of visiting home seems ever out of reach, we find ourselves getting lost in thoughts of big, familiar food, that HUG you… and will definitely leave you a little more cuddly. We’re back on

Chengdu’s Newest Brunch Spot: G’s Bistro & Brunch

As the days grow shorter, colder, and a little more glum – we’re all in need of a little pick me up. Brunch with your favorite friends? Eggs all ways? Prices that aren’t going to break the bank? Yes, yes, yes. G’s

How to Fix The WeChat Pay Issue

Recently, a large number of foreigners -particularly those with only one bank account- could no longer access money stored in their WeChat Wallet due to sudden enforcement of an existing policy that requires linking one’s WeChat Pay to two separate

2021 Chengdu Thanksgiving Events

Thanksgiving celebrations are all about cooking and sharing an abundance of food with family and friends. We’re all missing home, just a little more than usual this year so we have put together a list of the places in the

COVID-19 in Chengdu: The Latest

The latest updates:Updated November 23 2021, 10:30• At the time of publishing, there are 26 COVID cases in total in Chengdu. • Since November 23rd, there are 0 high or medium-risk areas in Chengdu. What if your Health Code turns Orange/ Yellow?You