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WeChat: Why We Love It in China!

China is a very interesting country, to say the least. There are so many things that we miss from back home, but sometimes we discover something that beats the western version hands down. WeChat is the way forward in China – if only they would bring it to England!

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Culture Shock: An Expat’s View

Everyone talks about it. For some it’s the deciding factor on travelling or not. But what exactly is culture shock? And should it be as big a concern as people think? Have a read to find out.

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Teaching English in China: Your Complete Guide

Teaching English in China is a fantastic way to fund your travels around the world. The Middle Kingdom is a country teeming with fascinating culture, beautiful landscapes and delicious food. Not only that, but you can make a heap of cash sharing your knowledge of the English language!

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Adopting Kittens in China!

For the past two months, we have been greeted every day by two beautiful little balls of fluff, Noodle and Dumpling. Despite not planning on adopting any sort of animal ever, especially in China, they have become the perfect family additions!

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What Is The Real Cost Of Living in Beijing? (Updated 2018)

Beijing is a great place to live. But before you take the plunge of moving to China, you’ll need to consider the cost of living in Beijing. Can you afford to move? Will you be able to rent a decent apartment? How much will you be able to socialise? Find out how much it costs to live in Beijing!

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What It’s Really Like Teaching Abroad

‘We’re moving to Thailand to teach English!’ Those were the words of my best friend and her boyfriend over two years ago. I was excited for them, but I also wanted to jump in their suitcases and never look back!