Visiting Wuyishan | In Pictures

Visiting Wuyishan | In Pictures

To visit Wuyishan as a teacher at York English in Fuzhou, Changle and Xiamen has never been easier. Wuyishan scenic area, home to the famous Wuyi Mountain, is located in Fujian province just a train ride away from Fuzhou!

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Christmas in China

Christmas in China

In recent years, the Christmas tradition as we know it has been slowly gaining popularity here in China. However, most people in China do not celebrate as people do in the West. In fact, most Chinese people do not celebrate Christmas at all, it’s not even a public holiday!

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Yunnan Part One

Yunnan Part One

Yunnan Part 1: Lijiang – Jade Peak Monastery – Yuhu

With 9 days free from work, two of my friends and I decided to check a mutual China travel goal off our lists: Yunnan province. We were particularly intrigued by descriptions of a small Tibetan village in the far Northwest corner of the province called Yubeng. Located in a valley between snowy mountains, and adjacent to a sacred waterfall and glacial lake, it required a full day’s hike in and out, which sounded just the right amount of off-the-beaten-path.

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Career Progression at York English

Career Progression at York English

Career opportunities here at York English come in many different forms. Whether you want to develop as a teacher, progress into management, join our Education team, or take on external training, we have plenty of opportunities to pursue.

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6 Absolute Must-Have Apps for Travel in China

6 Absolute Must-Have Apps for Travel in China

Due to the language barrier and cultural differences from the West, the prospect of visiting China is intimidating and often overwhelming to many would-be travelers. Thanks to smartphones, translation programs, and increased access to apps that were once exclusively Chinese, it has never been easier for foreign travelers to explore this ancient and diverse country. Download these 6 must-have apps for travel in China before boarding your flight (your app store may or may not work without a VPN in China) and you’ll be able to communicate, navigate, book flights, trains, and hotels, and make purchases with ease.

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