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Enjoy cooking!Enjoy your life!

Delicious food always comforts people when they feel upset and cheers them up. That’s why I think the best thing in the world is to enjoy all kinds of food every day. So now you know how happy I was when I was asked to be a judge for a cooking competition!  Last Thursday, a […]

Present yourself! Practise your English!

Present yourself!Practise your English! It has been a month since I came to Omeida. One month ago, I came here with the hope that I can help others and at the same time make myself grow. And just like what was said in the very beginning, “In Omeida helping others is helping yourself”, I felt […]

Let’s learn English by listening to music!

Do you like listening to music? What’s your favourite song? Can you recognize it after just listening to the melody of a song for a few seconds? Come to the lyrics’s party in Omeida! Last week, there was an English corner named “I love lyrics” in Omeida. I enjoyed the whole activity as a marker. The host was […]

Teacher Testimony:Tom

My time at Omeida by Tom White I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here. It was an experience like no other. Not only has my understanding of the Chinese language and culture improved, but my inter-personal skills have developed dramatically.  I have made friends here that I will always cherish my time with and i’m […]

Teacher Testimonial: Florence

My time at Omeida By Florence Allwood I have had a wonderful time at Omeida this summer. I have learned a lot and grown as a teacher. Being given the opportunity to gain firsthand experience at teaching a class of Chinese children how to speak English give me no place to hide and enabled me […]

English teaching jobs in China – Why you should teach English!

English teaching jobs in China – Why you should teach English! Hey, are you tired too? Tired of the city life… I for sure was! See, I am not someone made to live in a city, I was stuck however as I couldn’t move due to high costs. Depressing right? That is exactly how I […]

Teacher Testimonial: Abbi

MY TIME AT OMEIDA by Abbi My name is Abbi Mayes and I have worked as an English teacher at Omeida for the past 4 weeks as part of a summer programme. I am originally from England but live in a country called Austria in the central of Europe and so I thought I would […]

Teacher Testimonial : Marcus

Omeida, Once Again Marcus D. William I can’t say that it’s just the scenic mountains and rivers that keep me coming back to Yangshuo. And I can’t say that it’s just the warm and welcoming locals, or the bustling nightlife of West Street that beckons me back. But I can say that I have returned […]

Teacher Testimonial : Amy

My time at Omeida by Amy I had no idea what to expect when I was dropped off outside Omeida five weeks ago. I was nervous and overwhelmed but I was warmly welcomed and very quickly realized what a friendly atmosphere there is. Everyone has been so kind and helpful, and I’ve never been short […]

Bike Rides in Yangshuo

Bike Rides Bike rides are popular with tourists and the students at Omeida. Bikes are cheap to rent and within minutes of leaving Yangshuo you are surrounded by beautiful scenery. Back in Yangshuo ‘Are you still here or again?’ asked a guy I met on the street in Yangshuo. It seemed people assume I live […]