Spring Festival

Spring Festival: China’s Christmas

The most important holiday in China is Spring Festival, one of two “Golden Week” holidays in China. It is similar to Christmas in the West in many ways. Families unite and bring gifts. There are certain traditions such as fireworks or making special food. For many people who work in the big city, it is[…]

Crowds of Chinese tourists

Seven Golden Days In October – China’s National Day Holiday

The October first holiday in China is a celebration of over 65 years since the founding of the People’s Republic of China. China’s National Day holiday spans 7 days – three official days off and two weekends – and is also known as one of two “Golden Weeks”. China’s other Golden Week occurs during the Chinese New[…]