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Chinese Culture

In posts from this category, we try to present the Chinese view on life and culture – both modern and traditional. We hope that by learning more about it, you will learn to see & explain things from the “Chinese”point of view!

What do Chinese People Think of Money?

Money is a delicate topic in the western culture. Western people tend to be very careful when talking about money-related...

Chinese Style of Parenting

Chinese people clearly understand the importance of education. Therefore, how to educate children has always been a topic which leads...

Top 5 Things Young Chinese People Like

China’s economy is growing rapidly and it offers numerous job opportunities to young people. However, as a result of the...

What to Expect at a Chinese Wedding

An unforgettable wedding is what every girl is longing for because presumably you’ll have it only once in your life....

5 Things to Observe When Visiting a Chinese Home

Chinese people are famous for their hospitality and they are always excited to show foreigners about the Chinese culture. They’re...

Important Chinese Table Manners You Must Know

China pays great attention to courtesy, even when it comes to food culture. Dining etiquette is deep-rooted in the Chinese...

“Guanxi” in China: Use Them To Your Advantage

  In Chinese, the word guanxi (关系) has two basic meanings – “relationship” and “connections”. It’s not an exagerration to say...

What is Traditional Chinese Clothing?

Traditional clothing plays a vital role in any country’s history and life. The features of traditional clothing vary with different...

Dating in China: Then and Now

Dating and courtship have been around for centuries. Both vary by each country’s culture and traditions which makes every practice...

The 12 Chinese Zodiac Animals

The Chinese zodiac has been around for thousands of years and used to be the main astrological belief that Chinese...

3 Typical Chinese Souvenirs

If you are a foreigner working or living in Shanghai, it would be a good idea to buy some traditional...

Best Chinese Smartphone Companies

Nokia (remember them?) have just announced their new phone will strictly enter the Chinese market first. Before any other market...

8 Most Liveable Chinese Cities

Life is an adventure and if given the chance to move to China, would you take it? Once you have...

Your Guide To Chinese New Year Superstitions

This January 28th will mark the beginning of a new year for Chinese people. The date is selected based on...

Chinese Subcultures 2016

If you are familiar with words such as “yuppie” or “hipster”. Then you already know what subcultures are. A subculture...
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