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Taking a Vacation Posted by on Sep 2, 2012

September is here, which means the summer holiday (暑假 – shǔ jià) has come to an end, and children all around the world are going back to school. Luckily for Chinese students, there’s another holiday coming up in just a few short weeks. As a matter of fact, this year there are TWO holidays back to back…

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Thousand Island Lake (千岛湖) Posted by on May 15, 2012

Well it’s that time of the year again in China when temperatures (温度 wēn dù) rise (上升 shàng shēng) and a great deal of humidity (潮 cháo) descends upon the mainland (大陆 dàlù). Whether you live in 北京,上海 or 重庆,summer (夏天 xià tiān) always comes early in China. For some people, air conditioning (空调 kōng…

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