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The Changing Face of Education in Chengdu

Has education caught up with the pace of world development?Has education geared up to serve the ever-changing world?In an era where technology is developing rapidly, and words like AI are becoming more commonplace – it may quickly become an age

Family Friendly Spring Fair | 19th May

Chengdu Spring Fair is coming to the city for the first time, and will be one of the biggest international events of the year!

2018 Halloween Events in Chengdu Overview

  One of the biggest party weeks of the year is coming up once again, and there are so many parties and events to choose from. So put on your fangs and sink your teeth into these Halloween treats…October 23rd-31st:

Family Healthcare in Chengdu

Family Healthcare in ChengduLiving in China and knowing where best to take your loved ones when they need medical care can be daunting, but there are friendly, reputable and affordable doctors in Chengdu – that specialize in meeting international healthcare

Is Eye Surgery in Chengdu a Good Idea?

Is Eye Surgery in Chengdu a Good Idea?Having health concerns in Chengdu can be worrying as a foreigner as we’re not always sure where best to seek help. However there is a growing affordable and reputable healthcare sector in the

Family Friendly Arbor Day Adventure

Family Friendly Arbor Day AdventureA fantastic day out was had with Chengdu-Expat and Andaman Village on the 11th of March, celebrating the tree planting festival, Arbor day. A total of 250 people made the trip out to the eco-resort Andaman

Lantern Festivals in and around Chengdu

Lantern Festivals in and around ChengduChinese New Year is drawing to a close and the Lantern Festival is one of the last chances you have to celebrate before rejoining the working world. 🏮If you don’t fancy the Lantern Festivals but

Chengdu Spring Festival Survival Guide

Chengdu Spring Festival Survival GuideIt’s that time of year again, Chinese New Year has crept up on us and you find yourself with no plans. It’s the world’s largest annual human mass migration and instead of joining in with the

14 Foreign Movies Come to China in January 2018

Films this January When all is said and done, January is looking pretty sweet, too! We have 14 scheduled films, which is the most foreign films in one month yet, and finally including STAR WARS.We have a couple cartoons, Russians in

Christmas 2017 in Chengdu

Christmas in ChengduSpending Christmas in Chengdu this year?If your diary isn’t already full, get involved in some restaurant offers, scrumptious hotel dinners, events and parties taking place in this fabulous city! 21st December – Santa Parade Pub CrawlLast year, over 50 Santa’s

5 Must See Documentaries: Education Edition

There are many things that make us different from each other, but one thing that always stands out between me and my friends educated in the West is how different our schooling was. It affects the way we present ourselves,

Casarte Family Run

 Looking for a way to get your blood pumping at the weekend?Gather your friends and family for theCasarte Family Runat 10:00 on October 29th!The run takes place at the beautiful Chengdu Egret Bay Wetland Park.Free of charge and come ready to

Event: Preparing Your Children For The Future

Léman International would like to invite you to an educational workshop:“How to prepare our children for the futureworkshop is co-hosted by the principals and education leaders from Léman International School Chengdu alongside North Broward Preparatory School, the Village School and

Where to Brunch in Chengdu

Where to Brunch in ChengduRise and shine this Sunday morning with a brunch to kick-start that lazy weekend feeling. Here are our top picks of places to brunch in Chengdu which will help you satisfy that craving whatever your budget.MunchwichMunchwich

A New Place To Escape The City

Just an hour outside of Chengdu in Dujiangyan, made famous for it’s ancient aqueduct – Andaman Village Resort has opened, nestled in a beautiful green valley.Their eco-hotel, adventure park, hiking trails, petting zoo, and gourmet restaurants make this perfect for

2017 Chengdu Easter Events

2017 Easter will be on 16th April. Various Easter celebration will be hold in Chengdu. We select some really fun and cool ones for you and your family. Find  your  Easter in Chengdu below.April 10th-16th: Easter @ The Ritz-Carlton SPICES All-day Dining

What’s Happening in Chengdu? [March/ April]

Grand Hyatt Strawberry Afternoon TeaGrand Hyatt Chengdu have created a special afternoon tea to match the seasonal produce available locally, focusing on the delicious spring strawberry. Loose tea or coffee will be served in their Salon alongside bountiful strawberry offerings; strawberry

Deal of the Week – Battle Blitz

Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available every Monday.This Week This week Chengdu’s biggest Nerf Battle centre are offering an amazing deal on a 2 hour session for you and your friends,

English Language Films in Chengdu March 2017

Films this MarchWe’ve said it before, but it’s good to be reminded: China allows just a few dozen non-Chinese films into its cinemas every year and we’ve already had more than 20 in 2017… on track for the biggest year

My [Green] Weekender

Janina Olschewski is starting Chengdu’s Green Monday campaign and is the K2 Fit Chengdu team captain. Here’s how she spends her weekends in the city.Janina is moving into her third year in Chengdu, after coming here for her masters in 2014.