Packing List for Teaching in China

  What To Pack For China? Teach in China could be one of the most life-changing decision you have made. However, that does not mean you need to pack a lot with you to China. With ISAC program, you will be picked up by your host school staff. Our suggestion? […]

The Postal System in China

The postal system in China is probably one of the cheapest and most efficient in the world. In this article, I am going to give a small description of the different needs, the sending possibilities that exist and the advantages and disadvantages of each service.   Shipments within China The […]

How to Use Taobao for Shopping?

Even though new applications and online shopping sites no longer offer Taobao as the only tool for purchases, it still remains one of the most preferential for online purchases. Just think about the success Taobao has each year with 11.11, which isn’t just a party for singles, but also a […]

How to Use Alipay in China

With the appearence of third-party payment, shopping and paying in China become more and more convenient. Among all the third-party payers, Alipay is the most popular and secure one. It can be applied on many occasions, like taking subway or bus, shopping online and even shopping offline. As a result, […]

How to Buy a Train Ticket in China

In this guide to traveling in China by train, you’ll find out how to buy a train ticket in China and what the different classes of Chinese trains are. You can only buy a train ticket starting from 20 days before your trip. You can’t do it too far in […]

Transportation in China

Youtube Video: Why China Is so Good at Building Railways The transportation system in China has improved dramatically since 1949. Nowadays, China has a comprehensive transportation network of airports, trains, highways, subways, ports, and waterways. Among these, high-speed rail lines, highways, and many new subways have improved the daily lives of local people most.   Air […]

General Information of China

China, officially the People’s Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world’s most populous country. Governed by the Communist Party of China, the state exercises jurisdiction over 23 provinces, five autonomous regions, four direct-controlled municipalities (Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, and Chongqing), and two […]