Tag: travel

Shanhaiguan – the Great Wall Meets the Sea

We have already given some hints how you can spend summer staying in Shenyang –  how to plan a weekend in Shanghai; get inspired by our hiking tour to Anshan or Shenyang city tour by bus. Here is one more advice how you can escape busy city and spend the weekend. Trip to Shanhaiguan can include…

Photo Workshop

Landing East, together with passionate photographer Bettina Kasperowski, put on a photography workshop on Saturday, May 13th, at Yuqinfu Residence. With one unfortunate last-minute cancellation, 19 eager photography students were present, ready to extract a maximum amount of knowledge of this busy afternoon. Our lecturer Bettina started by explaining her passion for photography. An introduction…

Calligraphy Class

Landing East teamed up with calligrapher Zhang Zhongxin for an introduction to Chinese calligraphy along with a nice long practice session of this ancient art on Saturday, May 6th, 2017. After everyone grabbed some soft drinks and nibbles and found their seats, Mr. Zhang gave a (very brief) overview of the history of calligraphy in…

Badminton Tournament – Review

We went, we saw, we won! In spite of miscommunicated dates, a brave few ventured to the Badminton hall with the Landing East Team to battle it out on the courts. While the badminton experience of our participants varied, spirits flew high for everyone. Just see how much fun we had! We had four judges…