Location: China

 

Below is our anticipated schedule of activities. The group will have limited access to internet over the course of the program. While we understand families are eager for news, we ask for patience as our staffs energy is focused on the students and the program at hand. Please do not call our office regarding these blogs, as the office does not control the postings or the content of the updates. Thanks very much for your understanding!

July 17th: Fly dayJuly 18th:Student arrival; Welcome dinner at YaodianziJuly 19th:Lifeworks service & orientation; afternoon Great WallJuly 20th:Double service day Little Flower and RoundaboutJuly 21st:Morning service; Afternoon Calligraphy/Chinese painting/tea ceremony; Evening Chinese cultural lessonJuly 22nd:Morning service; Afternoon Forbidden City/Tiananmen Square visit; Evening Peking Duck dinnerJuly 23rd: Double service day Little Flower and Roundabout; Overnight train to XianJuly 24th & 25th:Xi’an sightseeing including Terracotta Warriors; Return to BeijingJuly 26th: Doubleservice dayJuly 27th:Morning service; Afternoon Wushu (Chinese martial arts) demonstration; EveningChinese cultural lessonJuly 28th:Morning service; Afternoon 798 Art District tourJuly 29th: Double service dayJuly 30th:Travel to Taiyuan; Orphanage visit and serviceJuly 31st:Buddhist Caves tour; Hanging Monastery visitAugust 1st:Visit to Dong Er Gou; Return to BeijingAugust 2nd:Morning service; Afternoon Calligraphy/Chinese painting/tea ceremony; Evening Chinese cultural lessonAugust 3rd:Morning service; Summer Palace and Pearl Market visitAugust 4th:Double service day Little Flower and Roundabout; HotpotdinnerAugust 5th:Double service day; Final dinner at YaodianziAugust 6th: Fly day