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Traditional Chinese Culture

We bring to you the traditional and modern Chinese cultural aspects that have made China one of the most interesting places to experience.

Year of the Pig: Pigs in Chinese Culture

According to the Chinese calendar, 2019 is going to be the “Year of the Pig”. So today, let’s look at pigs...

History of New Year in China

The word 元旦 yuándàn, which refers to the first day of the New Year in China, has a long history....

Chinese Golden Week Holidays

Next week it’s going to be a long, 7-day holiday in China – the National Day holiday (国庆节 Guóqìngjié), often referred...

Numbers in Chinese Culture: Good & Bad

In any culture, there is always a part – big or small – that has something to do with superstitions. Chinese culture is...

6 Habits that Make Chinese People Different

Every country has its own culture, and China is of no exception here. Many foreigners, after living in China for...

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....

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...

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...

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...