Learn Chinese Podcast

Welcome to the LTL Mandarin School (Live the Language) Podcast, with your hosts Max and Campbell.

Episode 1 – Why Study Chinese in China?

To kick off our very first learn Chinese podcast Max and Campbell tell you why studying Chinese in China is the best way to learn Chinese, as they draw on their experiences learning Mandarin in China, and advise you on the best things to do.

Episode 2 – Gift Giving in China

Gift giving in China can be a little more complex than you’d imagine. There are many pitfalls to dodge when it comes to objects, numbers and colours, where do you even start? We sum it up in 15 minutes for you to give you the edge!

Episode 3 – Chinese Holidays

Navigating China’s holidays can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be! In this episode we talk unravel all the mysteries of the Chinese holidays such as the ghost cities and the curious case of the missing Saturday!

Episode 4 – Top Chinese Apps

When first coming to China the number of apps you could possibly download is almost overwhelming, so where do you even start? We’ll tell you exactly where to start. Listen to this podcast and follow our top Chinese apps blog!

Episode 5 – Christmas in China

Christmas in China? Is that even a thing? You might be surprised. Max and Campbell have braved Christmas in the Middle Kingdom before, so listen to what they have to say about what to expect from a Christmas in China!

Episode 6 – The Best VPN’s

Choosing a VPN to use in China can be a little intimidating when you are faced with so many options and so many technical terms. Where do you even start… our podcast is a good place. Max and Campbell pick their favourites.

Episode 7 – Culture Shock in China

Experiencing culture shock in China is something we all have to deal with but it’s not as bad as you might think. Sure, it’s different way of life but you can be prepared. Max and Campbell discuss the main things to look out for.

Episode 8 – Time in China

Time in China, what on earth can you talk about? You’d be surprised. China spans over FIVE time zones but guess how many time zone they actually have? We answer this and a lot more as Max and Campbell present some fun facts.