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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

Hair Salons and Barbershops in Chengdu

 Finding worthy hands to entrust your locks into can be a complicated process even without a language and culture barrierWe often have to resort to bringing a photo of the style we want or headshots from a few angles of

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.

2016 Chengdu Christmas Events

Where to enjoy Christmas in the Chengdu? Check out this overview of Restaurant offers, scrumptious Hotel Dinners & Parties1. 餐厅/ Restaurants12月22-31日/ December 22-31Xmas/ NY Raclette @ The Beer Nest IIRaclette incl. melted cheese, ham, baked potatoes, bread and salad. 拉克莱特奶酪,火腿,土豆,小黄瓜包菜,面包,沙拉*场地/ Venue: 啤酒窝2/

Deal of the Week – Christmas & New Years Raclette

Deal of the Week: X-Mas & New Years Raclette Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available every Monday.This Week The Beer Nest II are offering a Christmas Special of Artisan Raclette

Surviving the Winter Pollution in Chengdu

Here’s How to Survive Winter Pollution in the ‘Du Like many of China’s rapidly growing cities, the air quality in Chengdu has continued to deteriorate over the last few years causing concern to both locals and the international community. It now frequently

Chengdu International Club 2016 Holiday Bazaar Recap

The Chengdu International Club’s 2016 Holiday Bazaar was a great success. Held on November 19th at Chengdu International School for one day only, the numbers were astounding. We had over 100 vendors, over 3000 attendees, and raised over 280,000 RMB

Deal of the Week – Extravagant Yak

Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available from every Monday. Looking for an end of the year evening out? Need to buy a gift for someone that has everything? Experience

Nominating for the Best of the ‘Du at the CDIS Holiday Bazaar

 Nominating for the Best of the ‘Du at the CDIS Holiday BazaarThis Saturday Chengdu Expat attended the annual CDIS Holiday Bazaar to kick start the festive celebrations. This year, amongst the food, dancing, music and beer tasting, we took the opportunity to

My [Community] Weekender

My [Community] Weekender.Diane Sonar CDIS Community Relations Director has spent over a decade in the city and talks community, culture and how she spends her weekends in the ‘Du.Diane came to Chengdu in 2004 so is now in her eleventh year

Digital Life in Chengdu

After signing up for WeChat, learning how to buy things on Taobao and using the various features of Baidu (search, maps, music and cloud storage), what are the next steps to figure out the technical details of life in Chengdu?Part

Activities for Families in Chengdu

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 attractions and theme parks suitable for the whole family.Chengdu Seaside City MallChengdu Seaside City Mall offers