16 | Looking asian

Let me tell you something. If you have an asian skin complexion and slanted dark eyes  then my dear friends you will not receive any of the western privileges. One of them being if you are a westerner (or look like one) you will surely grab a lot of attention towards you. You will get…

15 | Culture Classes

The cultural classes would happen straight after our mandarin language class. Throughout the four weeks we had all sorts of different classes about chinese culture. It was a really fun and exciting experience to learn how different it was compared to the western lifestyle. For one of the cultural classes, we had an awesome opportunity…

14 | Chinese lesson: PinYin

Our chinese class used to start everyday from 9am onwards for the past 4 weeks. We would usually start off by repeating and going over what we learnt from the day before as a refresher. Everyday there would be different theme (room items, office, transports etc). However, it was not always classwork. We would also…