Ancient China: The Song dynasty

Ancient China: The Song dynasty

The Song dynasty and four great inventions At TeachDiscoverChina, we not only find English teachers the best places to teach English in China but we also explore Chinese history, culture, and technology as well as other interesting snippets of living in China. In our...
Chinese fashion – What is Hanfu?

Chinese fashion – What is Hanfu?

Chinese fashion revival from a few thousand years ago – Hanfu is back! In fashion, you have a lot of revivals. Think about the 80’s, 90’s and so on. At some point, it seems everything comes back in some way or another. In today’s China, you will see a lot of...
Ancient China: Sui and Tang dynasty

Ancient China: Sui and Tang dynasty

The Chinese imperial Sui (581 – 618 BCE) and Tang dynasty (618 BCE – 907 CE) This is part 3 of our TEFL China series – Ancient China: Sui and Tang dynasty. For the previous parts check our TDC’s TEFL blog. The main source for this post is the...
Car sharing services in China: How to use Didi

Car sharing services in China: How to use Didi

Car sharing services in China: How to use Let’s assume you followed through with your long held dream to teach English in China. Now in China, you realize that some things are a bit different. For example, your Uber app doesn’t work and you wonder how to hail a bike....