Author Archives: Shaked Atia

Cherry Blossoms and Tomb Sweeping

It’s hard to believe midterms and spring break are already behind us, and there are only 4 more weeks of class ahead. I got so used to my routine at school, made friends I enjoy working with at my internship, … Continue reading

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Living off a backpack in rural China

Time flies in Beijing and we are already preparing for our midterms, which makes me miss being on the road even more. I recently returned from traveling for two weeks during the Chinese New Year in the Southwestern province of … Continue reading

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Study abroad in a city of contradictions

My first two weeks in Beijing were even more hectic and eventful than expected. Between canceled flights, almost-lost luggage and full week of orientation, I got to meet around 80 new people and explore significant parts of the city. After … Continue reading

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