Chinese Silk Road – One Belt One Road

Time for a long trip along the new silk road. China sent its first freight train to London earlier this week in what is one of the world’s longest train rides. The train left Yiwu West Railway Station in Zhejiang province Sunday and is headed for the British capital. The trip will take two and […]

The Benefits of Play

In our hectic, modern lives, many of us focus so heavily on work and family commitments that we never seem to have time for pure fun. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we’ve stopped playing. When we carve out some leisure time, we’re more likely to zone out in front of the TV or computer than […]

Teach English in Nantong, China

The right candidate is expected to be energetic, enthusiastic, patient and reliable when working with children. Foreign teachers are obligatory to prepare lesson plans ahead of time and aided with a Chinese assistant when giving lessons. Foreigner teachers have 40 officially working hours per week. All the classrooms are equipped with computers, electronic whiteboards, WiFi […]

All-American Landmarks

THE STATUE OF LIBERTY: Presented to the United States in 1886 as a gift from France, Lady Liberty is a near-universal symbol of freedom and democracy, standing 152 feet high atop an 89-foot pedestal on Liberty Island. You can get a sense of the thrill millions of immigrants must have experienced as you approach it […]