In Xinjiang Province, Aston only has a school in Korla where is the second largest city in Xinjiang, and is, administratively, a county-level-city and the seat of the Bayingolin Mongol Autonomous Perfecture, which is larger than Great Britain and is the largest Chinese prefecture. Korla is also known for its ‘fragrant’ pears.
Ningbo Aston is located in a picturesque province, Zhejiang. Situated on China’s eastern coastal area and to the south of the Yangtze Delta, Zhejiang is the province with the most islands in China, with more than 3,000 islands along its coast. Known as ‘a land of fish and rice’, it is a comprehensive productive region of agricultural products. Rice, tea, silk, oranges, bamboo products and sea products feature largely in China. It is also China’s most important fishing province.