GeoVisions Volunteer and Teach Abroad Community's Travel Journals

GeoVisions Volunteer and Teach Abroad Community

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This group is open to all GeoVisions volunteers participating on a program in China. Currently there are three programs offered in China; Conversation Corps, Teaching English in Yantai and our newest addition, ...

China Featured Journals View All 2 Journal Entries

  • The Wind Comes Right Behind The Rain?

    Travel Journal from United States Connecticut, United States | Sat Jul 02, 2011

    Why would I drag my family out to a place where it is an unbelievable 105 degrees each day, for summer vacation?  That is what this journal is all about.  Diamonds in the rough.  OOOOOOklahoma "where the wind comes sweeping down the plain."  Raised there also.  And so while I naturally want to see my family, I also want my wife and two younger kids to see where I grew …


  • The First Few Days

    Travel Journal from China Beijing, China | Mon May 23, 2011

    So, I'm in Beijing! Got in on Saturday afternoon, got picked up from the airport by a guy from the program named Jerry, and checked into my hotel. I think the best way to describe Beijing for me so far is: insane. I thought I had a pretty basic background in Chinese, but nothing could have prepared me for the language barrier. But that's what I'm here for, to learn …

    The Beijing Experience