China Medical Mission Trip Medical Mission — June 2, 2011 - June 12, 2011

Village and rice paddy in China

This ancient civilization with a 5000-year old history beacons amazing cultural diversity from their traditions and customs to the language and cuisine. Immerse yourself in the picturesque scenery of sacred mountains, and imperial enchanting cities. This exclusive opportunity will allow you to bring much needed medical aid to the enchanting people where western medicine will unfold among the great cultural traditions of their custom. You will be greeted everywhere with a friendly huan ying (Hwan Yeeng, meaning welcome). You will have the opportunity to experience a traditional Chinese market where the vendors will be eager to share their goods from traditional trinkets to fish and hundred year old eggs. During the trip enjoy a day of touring, shopping, eating authentic cuisine, and even getting a Hanfu (traditional ancient clothing) custom tailored. On this trip you will provide medical care and at the same time experience a rare glimpse into the lives of the people. Extend your stay for a tour to see some of China’s great icons in Beijing like the Forbidden City, The Summer Palace or the Great Wall or the terra cotta soldiers in Xi’an.

For more information about the trip please email Shauna at Shauna@InternationalMedicalRelief.org