Dealing with the Language Barrier
Month Day, Year by Kirsty Henderson
It's easy to be overwhelmed by the language barrier once you arrive.
Learn a Few Key Phrases
Taxi Guide Thing
Pick Up a That's Beijing Magazine
Bring a Small Calculator
Once you head to your first market in China you'll see that calculators are used to bridge the gap between Chinese and foreign languages. The calculator is for speaking the language of money! Well, numbers anyways. To avoid
Make Chinese Friends
Make an effort to meet locals because...
BEFORE YOU LEAVE HOME
MONEY & COSTS