Masters Degree Program In Chinese Language – Q&A Study Experience By Anne Nyambura 刘乐的汉语国际教育专业硕士学习经历在中国

In order to support development of Confucius Institutes, facilitate Chinese language promotion and Chinese cultural transmission in the world. The Confucius Institute provides various scholarships to eligible students through their Confucius Institutes in their country for an opportunity to study in China. One of these scholarships is called Scholarship for Master’s Degree in Teaching Chinese to…

The Last Day At CRBC Section 7 – Emali

Every sunrise surely has a sunset and today was my sunset at Section 7. After close to a year I its time for me to make a move to greener pastures. I joined SGR Section 7 last year in September and much has changed since. The site has grown from a few 20 employees to…

The Ordinary Prefecture – Welcome to Changzhou

After visiting Changzhou I took back my words and have never called it “The Ordinary Prefecture” again. Changzhou is like a strong glass of concentrated Chinese culture take all in a gulp without breathing. And yes we had it all in one day. Welcome to Changzhou. The city lies some few kilometers from Nanjing so…

Fujian Province Tour Day 5 – WuYiShan (武夷山) to Nanjing

Today was the last day at Fujian Province as the 5-day tour came to a close. The day was very good although the morning activities were not so exiting. However the afternoon opened up really well and we went around WuYiShan doing some last minute shopping ahead of the long train ride back to Nanjing….

Fujian Province Tour Day 4 – WuYiShan (武夷山)

The Wuyi Mountains are located between Wuyishan City, Nanping prefecture in Fujian province and Wuyishan Town, at Shangrao city in Jiangxi province. The mountains have been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site,for cultural, scenic, and biodiversity values since 1999. The Wuyi Mountains are the largest and most representative example of Chinese subtropical forests and South…

Fujian Province Tour Day 3 – GulangYu Islet (鼓浪屿)

GulangYu is a 2km sq island which lies off the cost of Xiamen(Amoy). The island has a unique history which makes it a hot tourist spot for Chinese and well as foreigners. So rich is the culture that there are literally no vehicles on the island except for electric government cars. Bicycles are also forbidden….

Fujian Province Tour Day 2 – The Fujian Nanjing Tulou(福建土楼)

This is perhaps one of the greatest sites on earth second to the pyramids at Gaza. Combine Confucianism, Taoism and the concept of living in harmony with nature and this is what you will get. The Tulou are circular or rectangular enclosed living structures with a common entrance where people lived in harmony. Located in…

Fujian Province Tour Day 1 – Nanjing to Fujian

With a population of 35 Million people, Fujian Province ranks 17th in China. The capital is Fuzhou City to the east. The province is well connected by China’s High Speed Rail but still relies of water transport since it lies on the Eastern part of China.  Our school has organised a 5-day trip to Fujian….