Explainer: Why Chinese People Give Red Envelopes

Why Chinese people give red envelopes, especially during Spring Festival.

by Catherine Lee, 10 February 2021

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About Qingming

Have no idea what Tomb-Sweeping Day is all about? We're here to explain.

by Cathy Wu, 01 April 2021

4 Super Simple Chinese New Year Decorating Ideas

Get your home or office ready for the Spring Festival season with these easy and affordable CNY decoration ideas.

by That's, 22 January 2019

Explainer: Why is Chinese New Year Called 'Spring Festival'?

Why doesn't everyone call it that, and why is there no Winter Festival or Summer Festival?

by Ryan Kilpatrick, 21 January 2020

9 Things to Expect During Spring Festival in China

Staying in China for CNY? Here's what to expect.

by That's, 09 February 2021

Explainer: The Story Behind Dragon Boat Festival

What's with all these dragon boats anyway?

by Cathy Wu, 24 June 2020

Explainer: How May 1 Became International Workers' Day

Why does China have a holiday for wrongly executed US terror suspects?

by Ryan Kilpatrick, 29 April 2021

Hurray! May Day Just Became a 4-Day Holiday in China

Good news for those of you looking to jet off on a mini-vacation this May!

by Matthew Bossons, 22 March 2019

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