Catherine’s living in Qingdao for 5 years is a genuine international family.
Catherine is from South Africa while Justin, her husband, is American. They
fell in love at first sight in South Korea. They gave birth to his son Eli, who
is a 100% “Qingdao native”.
They have a lot of good friends
in Qingdao. At the invitation of a friend, Justin came to Qingdao International
School and has become a PE teacher. From then on, his family starts their happy
life in Qingdao.
They like and enjoy
fashionable and beautiful life in Qingdao, natural scenery of mountains and
seas, European stylish buildings as well as enthusiastic and hospitable people.
full-time photographer, Catherine has taken many photos for her international
family who live in Qingdao to record their happy life in Qingdao. Moreover, the
family likes travelling very much. All beautiful and memorable moments about
travelling have been recorded by Catherine’s camera and writing and posted in
her blog. For this reason, she has been granted the title “Friendly Ambassador
of Qingdao Tourism”by Qingdao Tourism Development Commission.
describes travelling in Qingdao as “travelling at home”. Choose a good weekend,
the family can come to Jimo hot spring, experience moxibustion, a kind of
traditional Chinese medicine, enjoy sea water spa and taste original delicacy.
What a bless to enjoy the holiday-like life nearby! Catherine sincerely hope
they can travel like this all the time. The dream is not big but very
is a magic city, which can provide not only good living environment for foreign
friends but also opportunities to make their dreams come true. If you also love
Qingdao, let’s join hands to cheer for Qingdao.
As the SCO Qingdao Summit is convened, the world will pay
more attention to Qingdao, an inhabitable, happy and creative international
city. Meanwhile, the world will also know that many international friends who
are pursuing their dreams in Qingdao really enjoy living, working and studying
in this city. Their stories are cheering for Qingdao and making invitations to
the entire world.