Chinese Culture

The Development of Chinese Clothing

The Development of Chinese Clothing

Thursday, November 6, 2014 15:16

Chinese clothing saw a rapid development during the Wei, Jin, and Southern and Northern dynasties (220- 589). Some time ...

The Culture of Chinese Clothing

The Culture of Chinese Clothing

Monday, November 3, 2014 17:22

Dress, or adornment culture is a culture formed in the course of protecting people's bodies and beautifying their Images. ...

Traditional Chinese Gardens

Traditional Chinese Gardens

Saturday, June 9, 2012 8:09

The Chinese garden developed as a synthesis of two concepts linked in Daoist philosophy – scenery and serenity: the ...

China Travel Tips

Hong Kong Travel

Hong Kong Travel

Sunday, July 17, 2011 8:09

Viewed from Victoria Peak, Hong Kong surely rates as one of the most stunning cities in Asia, if not ...

Macau Travel

Macau Travel

Monday, July 11, 2011 16:08

Macau is a unique destination in the world, an intriguing mix of Chinese and Portuguese traditions and culture. Like ...

Travel in China by Bicycle

Travel in China by Bicycle

Monday, June 13, 2011 16:52

Hiring a bicycle is one of the best ways to explore towns and their environs. Bike lanes are common ...

Mysterious China

Mystery of Ancient Chinese Narcotic

Mystery of Ancient Chinese Narcotic

Saturday, March 21, 2009 14:36

According to the records of Chinese history, Huatuo, a well-known doctor of ancient China, once invented narcotic, and it ...

Mysterious Acupuncture of Traditional Chinese Medical Science

Mysterious Acupuncture of Traditional Chinese Medical Science

Friday, March 20, 2009 18:40

If you know traditional Chinese medical science, maybe you know acupuncture. Acupuncture is a kind of traditional method of ...

Mysterious Buddha's Relics

Mysterious Buddha’s Relics

Thursday, March 19, 2009 12:16

Generally speaking, Buddha's Relics appear in the ashes of eminent monk of Buddhism in China. The Buddha's Relics is ...

China History

Tombs of Song Dynasty Emperors

Tombs of Song Dynasty Emperors

Sunday, April 26, 2009 2:03

Because of historical reason, Song Dynasty of China was divided into Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127) and Southern Song Dynasty ...

The Most Surprising History Discovery -- Jesus is Chinese

The Most Surprising History Discovery — Jesus is Chinese

Friday, December 26, 2008 1:18

Is Jesus Chinese? Is this Arabian Nights? China's famous scholar Gong Yu Hai professor put forward a surprising discovery -- ...

Dynamic Chinese Dynasty Map

Dynamic Chinese Dynasty Map

Sunday, November 30, 2008 21:18

This is a dynamic Chinese dynasty map. It includes every dynasty in China's history. Through the ...

Ancient Chinese Life

Chinese Ancient Football -- Cuju

Chinese Ancient Football — Cuju

Monday, December 22, 2008 0:24

The Cuju is a sport of ancient Chinese. This ancient sport is the prototype of contemporary ...

Interesting Recreation Way in Ancient China

Interesting Recreation Way in Ancient China

Tuesday, December 9, 2008 0:38

I had already written an article a few days ago: Ancient Chinese Amusement Life in Four Seasons. Today, I write ...

Ancient Chinese Amusement Life in Four Seasons

Ancient Chinese Amusement Life in Four Seasons

Saturday, November 29, 2008 2:30

It is an important content in the life of ancient Chinese people to play in four seasons. Throughout the year, go through spring, summer, autumn or winter, the ...

Chinese Legend

Chinese Myth Legend 4 -- The Moon Goddess

Chinese Myth Legend 4 — The Moon Goddess

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 19:00

The moon goddess is a popular folk tale that dates from the Tang Dynasty (A.D. 618-906). Each province ...

Chinese Myth Legend 3 -- Hou Yi Shot the Sun

Chinese Myth Legend 3 — Hou Yi Shot the Sun

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 12:16

In many ancient Chinese myths, as well as the myths of other cultures, the gods help the people. The ...

Chinese Myth Legend 2 -- Yu Controlled the Flood

Chinese Myth Legend 2 — Yu Controlled the Flood

Monday, January 12, 2009 17:47

The story of Yu is based on a king of the same name who ruled in Chinese legend from ...

China Inventions

Science and Inventions of Sung Dynasty

Science and Inventions of Sung Dynasty

Monday, March 23, 2009 10:58

There were a large number of inventions in Sung Dynasty (Song Dynasty) of Chinese history. As everyone knows, three ...

China once Invented Machine Gun in Qing Dynasty

China once Invented Machine Gun in Qing Dynasty

Saturday, January 31, 2009 17:48

China is the first country that used the gunpowder weapon in the world. Chinese army had already equipped gunpowder ...

China once Invent “Perpetual Motion Machine” -- Drinking Bird

China once Invent “Perpetual Motion Machine” — Drinking Bird

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 17:53

As everyone knows, there is no perpetual motion machine in this world. But ancient Chinese had invented a kind ...

China Travel

How to plan your China Tour

How to plan your China Tour

Saturday, December 29, 2012 21:37

China's landscape is vast and different. From the famous great wall, forbidden city at Beijing to the Spectacular terracotta ...

Exploring Beijing

Exploring Beijing

Sunday, April 8, 2012 19:02

There are most significant sights in the center district of Beijing. At the core is the Forbidden City, with ...

Go around the Beijing

Go around the Beijing

Saturday, March 17, 2012 8:21

By Taxi Taxis are everywhere and are a convenient way to travel around town if you avoid rush hour. By Subway You ...

Chinese Food

The Chinese Menu

The Chinese Menu

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 19:09

One of the best things about any visit to China is the food, at least for the independent traveler. ...

Chinese Traditional Food -- Jiaozi

Chinese Traditional Food — Jiaozi

Monday, January 12, 2009 12:56

The Jiaozi is the traditional food well received by Chinese people. It is a kind of very yummy food. ...

Chinese Traditional Food -- Yuanxiao

Chinese Traditional Food — Yuanxiao

Sunday, January 11, 2009 10:18

Yuanxiao is also named as Tangyuan, rice glue ball, sweet soup balls or rice ball. It is a traditional ...

China News

Hangzhou has hired the new

Hangzhou has hired the new “Marco Polo” with a salary of EUR 40,000

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 2:25

The famous 13th century Italian traveller Marco Polo called Hangzhou (Zhejiang province of China) of 'the most beautiful and ...

Yunnan: an ethnic village became famous thanks to a reality show

Yunnan: an ethnic village became famous thanks to a reality show

Monday, September 1, 2014 2:24

Tourist site of Puzhehei lies in the autonomous prefecture of ethnic Miao and Zhuang in the province Chinese Yunnan. ...

GEO China: Furong Valley and Mount Huangshan in the spring

GEO China: Furong Valley and Mount Huangshan in the spring

Sunday, May 4, 2014 16:19

Spring is the ideal time to enjoy nature. Visiting in Furong Valley, you can admire a wonderful array of ...

China Today

Shanghai Impression

Shanghai Impression

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 17:40

The most dynamic city in the world’s fastest changing nation, Shanghai is an exhilarating, ever morphing metropolis that isn’t ...

Chinese Money

Chinese Money

Tuesday, January 20, 2009 23:34

The Yuan (ISO CNY) is the money of China, also known as the People's Republic of China "Renminbi" (abbreviated ...

The China in the Eyes of the World

The China in the Eyes of the World

Thursday, January 1, 2009 1:54

China should have a better idea of how it is seen by the World according to the results of ...

Chinese Kung Fu

Chinese Qi Gong

Chinese Qi Gong

Sunday, January 4, 2009 15:56

Qi Gong, what does it mean? It is the combination of two characters meaning "breath"(Qi) and "energy "(Gong), all ...

Chinese Qin Na Martial Art

Chinese Qin Na Martial Art

Sunday, January 4, 2009 8:36

The Qin Na (Chin Na) is a set of combat techniques of Chinese martial art (Wushu) used to capture ...

Chinese Xingyi Quan

Chinese Xingyi Quan

Sunday, January 4, 2009 2:18

The Xingyi quan or Hsing I Ch'uan or "fist of the form and spirit" is an internal Chinese boxing created by ...

The Differences Between China and Occident

Occidental Go Dutch VS Chinese Pay the Bill

Occidental Go Dutch VS Chinese Pay the Bill

Friday, December 5, 2008 1:52

A friend asks me “Why Chinese don't go Dutch?” So I want to regard this question ...

Chinese Food VS Western-style Food

Chinese Food VS Western-style Food

Monday, December 1, 2008 0:31

I have summarized some differences between Chinese food and Western-style food. If have incorrect point of ...

Chinese Chopsticks VS Occident Cutlery

Chinese Chopsticks VS Occident Cutlery

Sunday, November 16, 2008 0:28

The chopsticks and cutlery reflect the China and Occident difference. Chinese use the chopsticks while having ...

China Tourist Attractions

Hainan Island Tourist Attraction

Hainan Island Tourist Attraction

Sunday, September 26, 2010 8:05

Hainan Island is located in the South China Sea of China. Hainan Island is located in the tropical and ...

The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River Tourist Attraction

The Three Gorges of the Yangtze River Tourist Attraction

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 16:23

The Yangtze River originates from the glacier in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, shed untiring from west to east, have nourished millennium ...

Mount Everest Tourist Attraction

Mount Everest Tourist Attraction

Saturday, August 21, 2010 16:40

Mount Everest is located in Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region of China. It is the highest peak in The Himalaya, ...