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World Schooling: When Children Study Abroad

Cliff Hsia | Posted 12.02.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

We've found the best way to do this is to place your kids into a local school immediately upon arrival, something we like to call world schooling. Here are some of the things we've learned about our version of world schooling.

You Won't Believe Your Eyes

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.07.2013 | Travel

Take a look at this picture for a second. You know where that is, right? That's Paris, obviously. There's the Eiffel Tower, and there are some ...

Around the World by Private Jet

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

In just 23 days, you can circumnavigate the world on a privately chartered jet. Check off most of your bucket list in one fell swoop.

A Midwestern Professor in China: Part 2

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 06.05.2012 | College
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

China, for me, remains a contrast between the old and new. With so much growth so fast -- it reminded me of Chicago 50 years ago, but on steroids.

China Sentences Dissident To 7 Years Over Poem

AP | Posted 04.11.2012 | World

BEIJING — A Chinese court has sentenced a dissident writer to seven years in prison over a poem he wrote urging his countrymen to gather at a pu...

China Bullet Train Collision: 33 Dead, 190 Injured

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 09.22.2011 | World

BEIJING — A bullet train crashed into another high-speed train that had stalled after being struck by lightning in eastern China, causing four c...

Top Ten Asia Finds

Ondine Cohane | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Ondine Cohane

My highlights from traveling the world's largest continent.

Former Chinese Vice Mayor Sentenced To Death

AP | Posted 07.12.2011 | World

BEIJING -- A former vice mayor of China's wealthy resort city of Hangzhou was sentenced to death Thursday on corruption charges, state media reported,...

In Aspen, It Would Be $3,500 a Month

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Todd Hartley

10 Chinese migrant workers are living in a public bathroom in the city of Hangzhou, meaning that their living situations haven't exactly gone down the toilet, but they are quite literally in the toilet.