Category Archives: Chinese culture


20 Common Chinese Phrases

If you're on a short trip to China and need to learn some survival Chinese phrases, these probably aren't the phrases for you.…
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How To Make Chinese Dumplings

This Wednesday, our school organized an activity to make the ultimate traditional Chinese food- Dumplings. These include dough, used to roll the skins.…
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Basic Chinese – 10 Easy Sentences for Beginners

Whether you just need survival Mandarin for a trip in China, or are a beginner learning the building blocks of basic Chinese, these…
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Cultural Class-Geography of China

This Wednesday, the Chinese Academy held a cultural class about the geography of China. Chinese teacher Rose talked about the diversity of landscapes,…
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Lao Zhai Mountain Trip

This Saturday, our Chinese Academy went to Xing Ping for the hiking and river rafting. We climbed up Lao Zhai Mountain, which is…
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Yangshuo Tea Plantation

Last Saturday, our Chinese Academy went to a tea plantation to experience tea leaves picking and to learn about tea culture. We went…
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22 Things to Do in Yangshuo – 2019 Ultimate Guide

Yangshuo, Guilin is considered by many to be one of the best cities in China for adventure travel. It's also debated to hold…
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Fu (福) Chinese Character: Symbols of Luck

To celebrate one of the most important festivals in China, Omeida Chinese Academy organized a series of activities both rich in content and…
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Learn How to Play Mahjong

  What is Mahjong? Omeida Chinese academy organized a culture class teaching our Chinese students all about the game Mahjong. Mahjong tiles (Chinese: 麻將牌…
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How to Make Baozi (Chinese Steamed Buns)

What is Baozi? Baozi (Chinese: 包子, pinyin: bāozi) is a type of steamed bun or bread-like dumpling with various types of fillings. Growing…
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