From the roots of the ancient silk road to its modern-day revival, this itinerary takes students to the country’s three most important trade cities throughout the centuries, Shanghai, Xian, and Beijing.
This immersive look at China’s story of economic growth includes Q&A sessions with cutting edge companies, visits to manufacturer companies, as well as lectures from seasoned businesspeople in the market.
As well as visiting amazing historical sights and enjoying outdoor activities, students will tour local companies and a factory and see the dynamism of the world’s fastest growing economy first-hand.
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Day 1: Shanghai’s Glitz and Glamour
Day 2: Company Visit
Day 3: Factories and Bazaars
Pay a visit to a manufacturing hub where you have the opportunity for a Q&A. Try Shanghai’s famous Xiao Long Bao dumpling, before encountering Old Shanghai as you visit the Yu Yuan Gardens and the City God Temple Bazaar, where you can see the local markets come alive.