Daily Chinese | Embark on Your Journey: Travel Preparations

Welcome to an exciting exploration of Chinese culture and language, brought to you by Mandarin Inn, a premier Chinese language school dedicated to bringing the richness of the Chinese language closer to learners worldwide. Today, we delve into the practical aspects of travel preparation. Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or a cross-country expedition, proper preparation […]

Mandarin Inn Creative Chinese Camp is Enrolling now!

Seeking a summer camp where your child can master Chinese in a uniquely innovative, fun, and interactive manner, while deeply experiencing the richness of Chinese culture? The Mandarin Inn Creative Mandarin Camp is exactly what you need! Tailored for young learners aged 7-18, our camp marries creative project-based learning with immersive cultural experiences, all designed […]

The Dragon’s Whisper: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Zodiac!

Discover the Year of the Dragon: Unveil the secrets of the Chinese Zodiac, embrace Lunar New Year traditions, and explore cultural insights with Mandarin Inn.

Event Recap | The Enlightening Workshop on TCM 中医工作坊回顾

On February 1st, Mandarin Inn hosted an enlightening workshop on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), presented by the experienced TCM doctor and acupuncturist, Dr. Marla Sulindro from the Body & Soul Clinic. The workshop provided the participants an interesting journey into the world of TCM, focusing on a holistic approach to combating stress and insomnia. 2月1日,Mandarin […]

Tai Chi & New Year in SH: How Ancient Moves Shape Modern Lives

Embrace the New Year with Tai Chi! Join us at Mandarin Inn to explore Shanghai's Tai Chi journey and the charm of Mandarin. 🐉🏮🎇 Experience culture, embrace balance!

Mandarin Inn’s Festive Family Day Delights with Xmas Cheer

Experience the holiday magic with Mandarin Inn as we recap our Christmas-themed family day event with Shanghai Accueil. Join our cultural activities and explore Chinese traditions, festivals, and cuisine. Dive into the world of Chinese culture with us!

Uncover Shanghai’s Winter Secrets | Food, Hidden Spots & More!

"Explore the enchanting winter of Shanghai with Mandarin Inn. Discover hidden gems, indulge in local culinary delights, and learn Mandarin through cultural experiences. Your ultimate guide to enjoying Shanghai's winter!"

The Heart of Gratitude: 5 Ways to Express Thanks in Mandarin

Explore the nuances of Mandarin gratitude with Mandarin Inn Chinese School's insightful guide. Learn five distinct phrases to express thanks in Mandarin and embrace the cultural etiquette that makes your Mandarin as heartfelt as it is fluent. Perfect for students preparing for Thanksgiving or anyone looking to deepen their language skills.

Why Do The Chinese Deeply Respect Their Elderly?

This year’s October 23 is celebrated as 重阳节 chóng yáng jié (Double Ninth Festival). In the Chinese society, 重阳节 chóng yáng jié is a special day to advocate the morality of “respecting and loving the elderlies” and to wish for their health and longevity. It is called Double Ninth Festival since the festival falls on the 9th day of the 9th month of the Lunar Calendar.  Do you wonder why this day […]