Beijing STS/C-Time Chinese School is located inside of the 2nd Ring Road in the southern city of Beijing. This is one of typical ancient city area surrounded by several scenic spots and places of interest. There are the famous Temple of Heaven and Altar of Agriculture on the east, which has been listed in UN cultural heritage list, where the emperors used to worship God and pray for a bumper grain harvest, while on the west, it is the Joyous Pavilion Park, one of largest gardens with exquisite surroundings within Beijing. On the north, it is the well known and time-honored Colored Glaze Factory, which has been loved by thousands of visitors home and abroad since all streets are full of glittering, multifarious curios.
In 15 minutes, you can easily get to The Forbidden City - the largest and best preserved imperial palace around China; Beihai and Jingshan Park - the great imperial park; the Tiananmen Square, which symbolizes the political center of China; as well as many famous modern architectures, such as Grand National Theatre, Beijing Concert Hall, Zhongshan Music Hall, National Historical Museum, Capital Museum, Great Hall of the People, National Art Gallery and so on. There is one place that is worth mentioning, Shichahai (Houhai) area behind the Beihai park, which has almost been the pronoun of Beijing night life style. There are various tea houses, both Chinese and western style, bars, restaurants around the beautiful lake, where you can hear not only implicative classical Chinese music but also enjoy the ebullient jazz from West or East Asia.
When you come here to attend our language program of C-Time Chinese School, you not only can feel Chinese rich history and culture atmosphere but also personally experience dribs and drabs of local residents’ daily life. How can any other way be more interesting and effective than this for you to learn Chinese?
On weekends, we have arranged lots of exciting city sightseeing and outdoor activities for you. You can never miss one of the world’s great miracles, The Great Wall and the largest imperial gardens museum, The Summer Palace. Also, you must be dreaming to visit the main competition gymnasiums and stadiums of Beijing Olympic Games, such as Bird Nest and the Water Cube. Here, you can never feel enough to visit and feel the beautiful Beijing.