Ashley Dubois

About Ashley Dubois

Ashley Dubois is a Canadian English teacher and writer living in Shenzhen, China. She has taught in both public and private schools, and has experience with elementary and middle school students. Ashley has previously written for the Saint Mary’s Journal. She is currently improving her travel writing while exploring Southern Asia.

Moving to China: A Survival Guide

So you’re moving to China, and you’re not sure what to expect. You’ve come to the right place. This guide will walk you through the major changes and obstacles you’ll overcome in the most critical months of your journey: one month before and after moving to China. The Month Before [...]

2018-05-24T08:52:46+00:00September 27th, 2017|Articles, Life in China|1 Comment

Harbin Ice Festival – An Amazingly Cold Childhood Dream Come True

I decided to move to Shenzhen last May, but long before I signed my contract, I knew exactly what I would be doing during Spring Festival. As classes came to an end for the semester, I watched my friends plan trips to beautiful beaches, but I wasn’t jealous of their vacation [...]

2018-05-24T08:52:47+00:00August 23rd, 2017|Articles|0 Comments

Day Trips from Shenzhen: The Dafen Oil Painting Village

As summer approaches, teachers are looking for new and exciting things to do with their time off. Not everyone has full weekends to take trips out of the city (as some people work weekends at training centers or have private lessons to attend to), so here’s a suggestion for a trip that [...]

2018-05-24T08:52:47+00:00July 19th, 2017|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments
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