Posts Tagged ‘Chengdu’

Ninth Grade Four Point 2019: China

March 12, 2019
China: Day 10 Tuesday, March 12 Our last full day in China was very busy. We started our day at school. The students had a chance to go to some classes with their hosts. We…Read More

Chengdu: Big Buddha in Leshan

March 22, 2016
Chengdu Blog: Big Buddha in Leshan! (Written by Ms. Barstow) Today was the highly anticipated visit to the Giant Buddha in Leshan! It was rainy in the morning, but by the time we arrived to…Read More

Wuhou, Chengdu!

March 21, 2016
(Written by Ms. Sessions) Really today was An Interesting day No rain could slow us down You know the saying: Carpe Diem And that we made sure to do Yay! So there was a little…Read More


March 17, 2016
(Written by Ms. Sessions) Today was travel day, which means it was, in many ways, a long day.  Everyone was ready to head to his or her host city by 8 AM after breakfast, packing,…Read More

Happy Mountain, Happy Buddha!

March 24, 2015
This morning, after meeting up at CEFLS, we headed out on our trusty bus to Leshan (乐山 —— literally translated to “Happy Mountain”), a city about 2 hours south of Chengdu if there is no…Read More

Monday in Chengdu

March 23, 2015
We had a great spring day in Chengdu! Students returned from the weekend happy and with stories about their adventures: Aidan experienced a fish pedicure – he soaked his feet in a tub of water…Read More

Panda-monium in Chengdu

March 20, 2015
Our students arrived back at the Chengdu Experimental Foreign Languages School early this morning all smiles after the first night with their host families. A little apprehension yesterday was replaced with stories of meals, families,…Read More

Chengdu Has Arrived Safely!

March 19, 2015
After a leaving the dry brown of late winter in Beijing, it is wonderful to come to the warmer, greener climes of early spring in Chengdu (although I was admonished to wear a heavy coat…Read More

All arrived safely!

I have heard from all of the leaders that they have landed safely in their host cities. Xi’an, Chengdu, and Kunming students have all gone home with their hosts and Quanzhou is on their way…Read More