Chinese culture is one of the world’s oldest cultures. The area in which the culture is dominant covers a large geographical region in eastern Asia with customs and traditions varying greatly between provinces, cities, and even towns. Important components of Chinese culture include literature, music, visual arts, martial arts, cuisine, religion etc.
When foreign students decide to study in China, many of them worry about the way of life in China is completely different from their home countries, and they may have hard time to adapt their new study life in China. Today’s life in China is not so much different from anywhere else in the world. If students are studying in major cities like Shanghai and Beijing, the way of life has been strongly influenced by western culture, you can easily find western fast food restaurants, supermarkets and department stores.
When students leave their countries, they are embarking on a journey that will take them to places that are different from their usual way of life. Students should try to be flexible and enjoy the unexpected. Embrace new people and culture around you. Sample the food, try to speak the language, ask questions; your study abroad experience in China will be full of happy memories