Teaching English as a second language is a unique opportunity to travel the world, make an impact on students, meet new people, and grow personally and professionally. Teachers gain skills and experience that help them in the classroom, as well as in other jobs and industries. Chatteris’ own Kerry Devlin gives her insight into 5 transferable skills you develop as an English teacher.
Although Hong Kong is famous for its towering skyscrapers, dazzling neon lights, and hustle and bustle, what makes it a truly special place its proximity to nature. Beaches, mountains, and sea, all waiting to be explored. Chatteris’ own Jamie Walliker gives her rankings of the best outdoor in Hong Kong.
Tis the season! Every year, Chatteris English tutors celebrate Christmas here in Hong Kong. While the weather may be warmer than some of our Tutors are used to, they still find ways to get festive. Check out these pictures of Hong Kong at Christmas, taken by many of Chatteris’ own!
When moving to a new place, many people worry about making friends. Although it can be daunting there are lots of ways you can meet new people in Hong Kong, and Chatteris’ own Adam O’Domhnaill talks us through his sociable pastime – sports.
There are countless cuisines on offer in Hong Kong, but Kimberly Street is known locally as ‘Little Korea’ due to the community of Korean people in the area, and the array of Korean shops and restaurants. In this post, Chatteris’ own Jemma Nash takes us through her recommendations of where to eat in Little Korea.
Hong Kong is one of the world’s most dense urban areas, and relies heavily on imported goods to feed the people living here. In an effort to be more environmentally friendly urban farming in Hong Kong is on the rise, in this post Chatteris’ own Fleur Ellerton gives us an insight into this growing practise.
There is an age old debate about which city is the best: Hong Kong or Singapore? While we might be a bit biased, Chatteris’ own Amanda Thomspson has lived in both, and tells us her take on the argument.
In November 2022 the Hong Kong Sevens is back! Many Chatteris English Tutors are getting ready for the action packed weekend, and in this post Chatteris’ own Lewis Morgan talks us through the history of this iconic event.
Although quarantine for arrivals into Hong Kong has been lifted after over 2 years, self-isolation is not over yet. Chatteris’ own Lauren Jackson gives us her top tips for surviving home quarantine, something she is more than familiar with.
Hong Kong is famous for it’s delicious cuisine, and Chatteris English Tutors love spending their free time exploring all the food there is on offer. Chatteris’ own Jess Tang gives her run-down of the must try local foods.