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Discover Chinese culture and tradition in a way that independent travelers might miss altogether with this half-day outing in Qibao Ancient Town. Get into the spirit of the occasion by trying on ancient costumes, and uncover cultural practices as you go. You can learn about Chinese Buddhist calligraphy and meditation, and even participate in a traditional tea ceremony.
Take a yoga class at the most popular yoga studio "Fine Yoga" in Shanghai French Concession (between Xiantiadi and Tianzifang area). Get a wonderful practice as you follow your yoga instructor in a series of postures while using your breath to link the poses. Fine Yoga offer all different kinds of yoga classes from Hatha, Flow, Astanga to Therapeutic yoga. The studio is fully equipped with yoga mats, props and towel, a changing and shower room, and storage area. Morning, midday and night yoga class options are available for booking.
This class is the combintation of KungFuTea Appreciation and Taichi Quan Excercise, other classes are Pottery Craft Experience, Calligraphy Excercises, Guqin/Guzheng Chinese Classic Music Experience and Appreciation.
From this class, you not only can learn, excercise and appreciate Chinese Taichi and Tea culture, but also can join our Miukia Facebook Culture study group, in which we share teaching videos regularlly, the members may interact with teachers and other members after this activity.
Kung Fu Tea is a technique of making tea. The reason why it is called Kongfu Tea is because this way of making tea is extremely particular. It takes a certain amount of time to operate.
Taichi quan, a national intangible cultural heritage, it is based on the traditional Chinese philosophy of Taichi and yin yang in the philosophy of Confucianism and Taoism. It combines the functions of supporting temperament, physical fitness, martial arts, formed a traditional Chinese boxing technique.
Paper-cutting has been a traditional decorative craft since the Chinese invented paper in AD 105, with designs commonly displayed on windows and doors around the country. Learn the techniques, methods, and tricks that are used by professional paper cutters during this class in Shanghai. Plus, you’ll be able to create your own souvenir.
Chinese calligraphy is a form of pleasing writing, or, the artistic expression of human language in a tangible form. you can find calmness by writing calligraphy, in China have more and more people wanted to learn.Calligraphy is considered as one of the four best friends of ancient Chinese literati, along with playing stringed musical instrument, the board game “go”, and painting.
This class you will lear history, strokes and whole word of the Chinese calligraphy, after the class you can bring your own unique art to home.
Travelers can experience the Chinese Cheongsam outfits, the Bund (Hema) Photo Studio will take photos for them and make those photos into pictorial photography. PLEASE CONTACT US AT FIRST TO MAKE APPOINTMENTS TO TAKE PHOTOS BECAUSE THE PRICES ARE DIFFERENT DEPENDS ON THE NUMBER OF DRESSES AND PICTURES. Recommend to contact us by email or cell phone first before you put your order.
In our studio, you can also buy a Cheongsam for yourself. Qipao Liu is our supplier, which is a Cheongsam original design company. Our customer can wear Qipao Liu's dress to take pictures in our studio, also can purchase a new Cheongsam for themselves.
We offer Chinese traditional pictorial photography. Travelers can experience the traditional dresses and take photos, then we make those photos into pictorial photography.
The sounds that we will collect and the audio we will record of your first sentences in Chinese will create a unique memory of your time in Shanghai. This experience is designed to both highlight Chinese culture and to teach you a new skill. I would like to show you how simple it can be to create music that you enjoy and music that will be tied to specific memory of your travels.
Your friendly Mandarin Tutor will practice mandarin with you online via facetime or wechat. This course is not only help you learn mandarin oral speaking. Get insight into Chinese culture while practicing mandarin with your patient teacher.