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  • False [Customs] Wuqiao: Home of the Chinese Acrobatics   

    culture
    Chinese acrobatics has a very long history and is an excellent and precious cultural legacy(a legacy is money or property which someone leaves to you when they die) of the Chinese nation.

    2016-09-25 10:10, culture

  • False [Customs] About Rhapsody in Silver   

    culture
    The Soldiers Acrobatic Troupe under the Guangzhou Military Command won awards for Jumping Through Hoops on the Ground, Diabolo Playing and Two-Person Pole Climbing in international competition du

    2016-09-25 10:10, culture

  • False [Customs] Flying Spitball   

    culture
    In performing the magic item Flying Spitball, the performer picks up a small piece of paper from ground or table with the right hand, crushes it up into a spitball and then transfers it from the

    2016-09-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Dragon and peacock in China   

    culture
    We can talk about the different views on dragon and peacock from China to western countries.

    2016-09-21 10:17, culture china

  • False [Customs] Qingming Festival in 2015   

    Qingming Festival, means clear and bright in Chinese, is the day for mourning the dead. It falls in early April every year. It corresponds with the onset of warmer weather, the start of spring pl

    2016-09-13 14:00, qingming 2015qingming

  • False [Customs] Spring Festival   

    culture
    Chinese New Year starts with the New Moon(新月)on the first day of the new year and ends on the full moon(满月)15 days later. The 15th day of the new year is called the Lantern Festival(元宵

    2016-09-06 20:17, Spring Festival

  • False [Customs] About Procelain from the Yuan to the Qing Dynasties   

    culture
    In the Yuan Dynasty, Jingdezhen already had ability to mass-produce fine blue and white porcelain(ceramic ware made of a more or less translucent ceramic). T

    2016-08-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Yixing Red Ware   

    culture
    A girl shows a gold screen artwork(photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication) with the image of rabbits in Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province.

    2016-08-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] 膏药 Plaster   

    culture
    Herbal plaster originated in China a long time ago and is one of five types of traditional Chinese medicine.During the Qing Dynasty, herbal plasters became popular medicine for external use.

    2016-08-18 09:35, learn Chinese Chinese

  • False [Customs] Business Hours in China   

    Living Tips
    The Chinese government stipulates a five-day workweek with no more than 8 hours a day and no more than 44 hours a week in the Labor Law of People's Republic of China.

    2016-08-17 09:50, Business Hours in China

  • False [Customs] Tibetan Opera - Dancing China    

    scenic spot
    Tibetan Opera, also called "the living fossil of Tibet culture", is an ancient art form that has developed over the centuries,was added to the UNESCO's World Intangible Culture Heritage List.

    2016-08-17 09:50, Tibetan Opera

  • False [Customs] Food for the Winter Solstice   

    The winter solstice is an important solar term in the lunar calendar in China, which is also a traditional festival. Today, residents in many places maintain their customs of celebrating the fest

    2016-07-17 16:34, 24节气 Solar Terms

  • False [Customs] The Era of Being Something-ed   

    essay
    被(bèi),on its own, it’s a boring, functional word—a particle for passive voice sentences; it can also mean “blanket.” Yet events this year made it surprisingly popular.

    2016-07-12 09:35, Chinese words

  • False [Customs] 捏面人niē miànrén: Dough Figurine   

    culture
    捏面人是中国传统的民间手工艺,曾经广泛的在全国各地流传,特别被孩子们所喜爱。Dough Figurine, a traditional Chinese art craft, used to be popular among children all over China.

    2016-07-12 09:34, learn Chinese Chinese

  • False [Customs] Drinking Water in China   

    Living Tips
    When you come to China at first time, don't drink water directly.Unlike in most western countries, the tap water in China is undrinkable before it is boiled.

    2016-07-11 10:03,1 Comments Drinking Water in China

  • False [Customs] Where to find a toilet in China?   

    Living Tips
    If you need to answer the nature's call, look for a "WC" sign. A useful word to know is Ce Suo ( washroom ), which is Chinese for toilet.

    2016-07-10 09:37, toilet

  • False [Customs] 奇怪的中药药酒Strange Brew   

    culture
    In any traditional Chinese pharmacy, one of the first things to strike a foreigner is always the ingredients.That is Strange Brew.Frankly, they’re a little strange: dried sea horses, geckos gazi

    2016-07-09 09:46, Strange Brew Chinese

  • False [Customs] 什么是立秋   

    culture
    本文系介绍立秋的来源、习俗和气候的文章。

    2016-07-07 10:50, 立秋 24节气

  • False [Customs] Double-Vase Painted in Enamels   

    culture
    Enamel porcelain used imported enamel(enamel is a substance like glass which can be heated and put onto metal, glass, or pottery in order to decorate or protect it) paint, and was an extremely pr

    2016-06-25 10:09, culture

  • False [Customs] Summer Solstice in July   

    culture
    The June solstice is known as the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere and the winter solstice the southern hemisphere. The date varies between June 20 and June 22, depending on the year.

    2016-06-25 09:24, 夏至 Solstice