High School Summer Abroad Blog
- Shanghai, China
We ended our visit to Hangzhou by further experiencing the beauty of local workmanship by the famous Grand Canal. Each of us instilled creativity during the umbrella-painting activity.
During July 26-28, we had a wonderful weekend study tour in Hangzhou, a neighboring city of Shanghai. Hangzhou is renowned for its natural beauty and preponderance of greenery within the city. Its rolling hills and placid West Lake have inspired locals to to say, “Above there is heaven, and below there are Suzhou and Hangzhou.”
We continued our tour to Hangzhou by visiting another historical site-the Ling Yin Temple and ended our Saturday by enjoying a wonderful water show-the West Lake Impression Performance, which was originally designed and performed for the G20 Summit in Hangzhou.
Today was the day that students have been waiting for on the Shanghai Global Entrepreneurship program: their final pitch presentations! If you’ve ever watched the show Shark Tank, then you’d... keep reading
Yesterday afternoon, we took students to the Shanghai Volkswagen Automotive Company in Jiading District for a tour. Shanghai Volkswagen is a joint venture company founded in October 1984. It began... keep reading
This past weekend, we took students on a weekend excursion to Hangzhou. Once we arrived, we took students on a boat cruise around Hangzhou's famous West Lake (西湖). After that... keep reading
July 9th and 10th Shanghai City tour and Painting Class-Guess Bloggers Chris Mora, McKenzie Crissman and Tanya Cervantes
Shanghai is an amazing city where many tourists go to appreciate the culture and the delicious food. It’s a must to take a picture of the skyline from the Bund... keep reading
This summer, CIEE Shanghai is operating the Global Discovery: Global Entrepreneurship program for the very first time. This program is CIEE's first Global Entrepreneurship program in China! In the first... keep reading