2009 China Trek – Xi’an

Xi’an presented a phenomenal addition to our itinerary.ÿA mere hop, skip, and a plane ride away from Beijing, Xi’an is generally known as a convenient night’s stay for travelers focused on seeing the world-famous Terra Cotta Warriors.ÿ However, by the time we left, most of us couldn’t help but feel sorry that we were only… Continue reading 2009 China Trek – Xi’an

2009 China Trek – Notes from the Trek

Ni Hao! (Hi)Xie Xie! (Thank you!)Gan Bei! (Cheers!)Zai Jian! (Goodbye!)ÿ31 participants12-hour jetlag4 cities11-day intensive exploration and transformational experienceÿFace-to-face interaction with government policy makers, business leaders, and entrepreneurs;Everyday Mandarin training;Ongoing culture immersion;Assortment of yummy food and incredible drinks;Non-stop party nightlifeÿYes, it’s HBS 2009 China Trek! If you want to indulge in the history of a country… Continue reading 2009 China Trek – Notes from the Trek

China Trek: HBSers Travel to Beijing, Hong Kong

William Fung, drunken shrimp, midnight karaoke, rows of empty glasses of Chivas & green tea, and venture capitalists – what do these all have in common? These were just a few of the highlights of this year’s China Trek. For nine days, starting in Beijing and progressing south to Shanghai before culminating in Hong Kong,… Continue reading China Trek: HBSers Travel to Beijing, Hong Kong