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Au Pair in China: Guided tour

au pair china guided tour So you finally decided to try the Au Pair program and you already started exploring your options
 
However, it is really complicated for you to choose the right country since there are so many interesting destinations around the world. Well, if you love to travel to wonderful and mysterious places while you live exciting experiences and immerse yourself in rich cultures, we have the right place for you: China.
 
Located in the southeast of Asia, this massive country has a lot of wonders to offer to all its visitors. China has the third largest territory in the world and it’s vast land is home to an incredibly variety of natural and historical landscapes with attractions for every taste. It will take you a lot of time to explore every corner of this fascinating country.
 
China’s official language is Mandarin which is the most spoken language in the world thanks to the Chinese population which is actually the largest on the planet. As an Au Pair you will have the chance to improve your cultural knowledge and your professional options by learning this advantageous language. 
 
Don’t worry if you don’t speak a word of Mandarin before starting the Au Pair experience in China, most of the time the Host Family will only be asking for a high level of English. Besides, during your time as Au Pair you will receive Mandarin classes paid by your host family as part of the program.
 
We already said it: China offers places for every taste. You will find an inspiring mix of modern and ancient architecture, colorful festivals and smiling people everywhere. In the following, we will introduce you to some of the highlights that are not only popular tourist destinations but also quite interesting places for an Au Pair stay in China!

Au Pair in Beijing

Capital of China and one of its political, cultural and economic centers. Cradle of one of the most ancient civilizations of the planet, this place shows the idyllic combination between ancient traditions and modernization. As an Au Pair you will have the chance to get a total immersion experience in the fascinating Chinese culture and in one of the most developed Chinese cities.
 
Become an Au Pair in Beijing
Beijing
Here you can live a lot of exciting experiences. Enjoy a trip with your Host Family to the Great Wall or discover the mysteries of the Forbidden City. Visit the market, there you will be surprised by the quantity of products you can find at great prices and you can taste exotic and delightful plates in an authentic Chinese restaurant. Interesting fact: It is not mandatory to tip the waiter as it is not part of Chinese culture so you don’t have to do it if you don’t want to.  
 
We know that a trip to the other side of the world can be a little bit intimidating and you may think that sometimes it will make you feel lonely. Don’t worry, you will get to know many other Au Pairs from all around the world who are ready to make new friends and experience this adventure with you.

Au Pair in Shanghai

Shanghai represents another important cultural center of China. This is a big and modern city in which you will have the chance to enjoy all the advantages that technology can offer. 
 
Become an Au Pair in Shanghai
Shanghai
Since this country is so huge, you may believe that traveling across the land could be difficult and exhausting, but not in China! Shanghai, for example, offers the opportunity of traveling in the world’s fastest train, The Maglev. You will be astonished by the performance of this magnificent piece of technology. The only thing you have to do is to choose your destination and enjoy your trip.  And do not worry about prices; they are actually quite affordable compared to western fees.
 
Take your free time to enjoy a stroll along The Bund, a fascinating riverside walk that offers spectacular views. Marvel at the performances offered by talented acrobats who present their show in many theaters of Shanghai or visit The Shanghai Museum where you will find amazing pieces of art.

Au Pair in Hong Kong

If you choose Hong Kong as your destination, you will enjoy multiple attractions offered by this city. This is an unique city where you can find traditions from many different cultures in coexistence. 
 
Here, as an Au Pair, you will live exciting moments and you will discover first hand why this city is called Asia’s World City. Feel free to practice not only the Mandarin language but also Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages since this city is home to people from all around the world.
 
Become an Au Pair in Hong Kong
Hong Kong
You will love the food: it is not only super tasty but also cheap. Actually, Hong Kong has the world’s cheapest restaurant with a Michelin star. You can also choose street food to enjoy a great variety of exquisite plates or go to the bars which are also a good option if you want to enjoy a vibrant and entertaining ambiance.
 
Hong Kong has its own Disneyland! However, even though this park receives a lot of tourist every day, the Ocean Park is the theme park preferred by kids and adults in Hong Kong to enjoy their family time.
 
The highest point in this city is the Victoria’s Peak. This place offers you an all-around magnificent view of Hong Kong, so it is definitely classified as a must-visit. Continue to explore the city, board the Star Ferry and discover the mysteries of the Man Mo Temple.
 
You are in the land of martial arts, so why not seize the opportunity and give it a try? Tai Chi is a great option if you want to connect with your spiritual side and practice some sport at the same time.
 
China is waiting for you – start your adventure now! Traveling and getting to know a new culture has never been as easy as with the Au Pair program, so don’t miss the chance of creating wonderful memories in this breathtaking country.


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