Much of what is covered below you will not see on a standard tour of China, as most hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions are run as businesses,
Colors are important to Chinese culture as they are endowed with lucky meanings. The three main lucky colors considered lucky in people's daily lives
Wooden architecture was the mainstay in traditional Chinese building. Wood was preferred for most traditional architecture, from the halls of the Forbidden City to common houses.
The Four Great Towers of Ancient China refer to Prince Teng's Pavilion in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan, Hubei Province, Yueyang Tower in Yueyang, Hunan Province, and Penglai Pavilion in Yantai, Shandong Province.
China's top tea culture cities fall into two categories: those that have famous tea-growing areas nearby, and those which have a history and culture o
China's culture stretches to the corners of the world through the overseas Chinese population and influence, but it can still seem a very different an
China falls into a freezing winter all over the country except for the south and some places in the southwest. In these areas, the conditions might be warm and sunny, such as Hong Kong, Macau, and Hainan Island. These warm places are comfortable winter escapes for people in colder climates.
Temperatures in Beijing can drop quickly, and as autumn turns into winter, there is nothing better than experiencing Beijing life through its foods and restaurants — the absolute center of Chinese life. Here are some top Chinese comfort foods for when the weather turns.
Skiing is one of Beijing's most popular winter activities due to the number of high-quality ski resorts in the area. Spending time with your kids, taking part in winter activities such as snowball fights and snow sculptures, and enjoying nature can provide a unique and wonderful experience only a short trip from Beijing.
China is not yet a popular winter destination for foreign travelers looking for specific winter activities. China has some fun and well-equipped ski slopes, but nothing to write home about. The main benefits of winter travel in China are reduced costs and less crowding.