Tianjin Museum

The Tianjin Museum is on the southwest corner of Galaxy Plaza, opened in 2013. It is beautiful inside, very spacious and quiet and elegant, home to many artifacts from Tianjin (and China)’s lon...

Leo Kids Gym

The children’s gymnastics gym at Leo Gym in the Olympic Swimming Center is the first recreational gymnastics gym in the city! With classes geared toward children ages 2-12, the program is based...

Jiulongshan Mountain Forest Park

This is the favorite geopark of the author of this post, but that may only be because it is the only large one she has yet visited out here. After city parks, and even the artificial “forest pa...

KFC

Here’s a rather biased review of KFC in China: The food is not like the food back home. There is a lot of sea food, a lot of spice in things that are not spicy back home. The mashed potatoes ta...

McDonald’s

Many foreigners, especially foreigners with children, find they eat at McDonald’s more often in China than they ever did back home. Unlike many foreign brands, it’s even cheaper in China ...

Tianjin Art Museum

  The Tianjin Art Museum is located in Galaxy Plaza, Tianjin Culture Center, between the library and the Tianjin Museum. You could easily spend an entire day just looking at the works here. At t...

Smartkidz International Kindergarten

  Smartkidz International has been operating for several years now, but they have just moved to a new location near the Rome Gardens neighborhood in Hexi District with beautiful new facilities. ...

New Century Children’s Hospital

The first private children’s hospital in Tianjin opened last year, and though we ourselves at Tianjin Bang have not checked it out yet, we thought we should let you know about it, in case you n...