Getting a Job in Beijing – The Story

The day we moved in, I had to dash off for my first job interview. It was at an international school near the center of the city. It was an impressive looking place. I think it had been recently remodelled. I was offered the job on the spot. I was so shocked!! The interview was … Continue reading Getting a Job in Beijing – The Story


House Hunting In Beijing

There was a lot to take care of when first arriving in China besides the seemingly endless paperwork I needed to fill out. (You're interested there's a guide style blog post about that.) The first and most obvious - we needed a place to live. We were lucky enough to have a friend already in … Continue reading House Hunting In Beijing

Arriving in Beijing Continued… The Mary and Joseph Story

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Arriving in Beijing! – The First Night…

In 2015 we packed up our flat, sold a bunch of our stuff, and imposed the rest on friends and family, and left England for a year. This is what happened the first night...