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Traditional Chinese Festivals 2020: List, Dates, and Customs

Traditional Chinese Festivals 2020: List, Dates, and Customs

Traditional Chinese festivals are the most important parts of Chinese people’s lives that fully display Chinese cultural highlights. Based on the Chinese lunar calendar, these festivals were once used to relate to the farming lifestyle. In this article, we have listed the major traditional Chinese festivals and have tried to show you the most fun and cultural facts about them. Main Traditional Ch...

3 Payment Methods in China: Cash, Mobile Payment, and Credit Card

3 Payment Methods in China: Cash, Mobile Payment, and Credit Card

Many articles have stated: "China is living the future because you can do almost everything with a smartphone". But how effective is this for travelers from the rest of the world? We have listed three main payment methods in China to help you. Pay in Cash — the Most Valid Option Paying in cash is the most common payment method for travelers and is accepted in every corner of China. Making mobile...

What You Should Know Before Your Travel - Epidemic Prevention Policy of Cities in China

What You Should Know Before Your Travel - Epidemic Prevention Policy of Cities in China

You may long to travel after such a long period of “isolation”. But during the special time, what should you know before planning a trip to other cities? To better prepare your trip in advance, this guide gives the latest epidemic prevention policy in some main destinations in China.   Low-risk Area Hubei Province incl. Wuhan Medium-risk Area High...

How to Get a Health QR Code?

How to Get a Health QR Code?

Though during this special time of Covid-2019, many cities, such as Beijing, Xian and Shanghai, unblocked and began to receive tourists. Expats - those foreign people who live in China, have chances to visit other cities at weekends or holidays. But there’s limitation that travelers should get a Health QR Code of the destination beforehand. To show a green health code is a MUST for the check at th...

Traditional Chinese Festivals 2019: List, Dates, and Customs

Traditional Chinese Festivals 2019: List, Dates, and Customs

Traditional Chinese festivals are the most important parts of Chinese people’s lives that fully display Chinese cultural highlights. Based on the Chinese lunar calendar, these festivals were once used to relate to the farming lifestyle. In this article, we have listed the major traditional Chinese festivals and have tried to show you the most fun and cultural facts about them. Main Traditional Ch...

China Public Holiday Schedule 2019 - Trippest China Travel Guide

China Public Holiday Schedule 2019 - Trippest China Travel Guide

Chinese public holidays in 2019 include New Year’s Day, the Spring Festival, the Qingming Festival, Labor Day, the Dragon Boat Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival, and National Day. During Chinese holidays, you can experience local culture, taste festive foods, and enjoy the happy atmosphere with the locals. For most travelers, however, Chinese holidays also mean traffic jams, large crowds, and high...

Chinese New Year 2019 - Dates, Animal, Traditions, and Travel Tips

Chinese New Year 2019 - Dates, Animal, Traditions, and Travel Tips

In this article, we will list the most important information relating to Chinese New Year 2019 ranging from the New Year zodiac animal to the holiday traditions. Our travel tips will also help you to discover the most interesting ways to experience Chinese New Year if you are interested in visiting China during this period. When is Chinese New Year in 2019? According to the Chinese lunar calenda...

7 Days in China: Itinerary and Tours

7 Days in China: Itinerary and Tours

China is a treasure, boasting its glorious history, incredible landscapes, classic man-made wonders, and delicious cuisine. How can you spend your precious time in China if you only have 7 days there? You have another choice instead of joining traditional tours or having an expensive private tour. Our mini group tours make your trip more flexible and fun. Read on to discover why our mini group tou...

Christmas in China 2019- Traditions, Christmas Food, and Travel Tips

Christmas in China 2019- Traditions, Christmas Food, and Travel Tips

Christmas in China is not a traditional festival, but Christmas has become more and more popular there, especially in big cities. The reason most Chinese people celebrate Christmas is to relax, go shopping, have a big meal, and go on dates with their partners. Busy lifestyles make people desire more holidays to relieve the stress. Christmas in China falls at the perfect time because no other impor...

Transportation in China: How to Get Around in China

Transportation in China: How to Get Around in China

China is a hot travel destination with multiple cultures, stunning landscapes, and over 3,000 years of history. Convenient public transport in China makes your travel experience run more smoothly. It’s easy to travel around China on your own nowadays. It’s a pity if you waste too much time on unreasonable transportation, however, such as tour coaches or slow buses. This needn’t be the case as many...

Top 10 Chinese Historic Sites Worth Visiting In China

Top 10 Chinese Historic Sites Worth Visiting In China

One of the major reasons why people love to visit China is its culture and history which China had preserved very well. There are many historic sites in China which are worth visiting. A survey has shown that there are total 509 scenic sites in China out of which 238 sites have been ranked the top most beautiful & historic destinations. Obviously, it is not possible to visit all the historic sites...

What to Wear to Meet Chinese Weather

What to Wear to Meet Chinese Weather

China is a big country in tradition, wealth, land mass and population. It is in the East Asian region spanning the relatively warm tropics in the South to the colder borders with Mongolia in the North and the middle-east borders to the shorelines of the China sea. The varied weather types experienced in different locations is a consequence of this degree of expansiveness. A tourist will fare bette...

China Travel Tips and Best Photo Spots

China Travel Tips and Best Photo Spots

There’s so much to see and do in China!  While you don’t want to miss anything, you certainly can’t see everything.  Many people want to know the best places to go to get away from crowds, the best places to take memorable photos, and other tips and tricks for making the most of their China travel. In this guide, we’ll offer some helpful tips to taking good photos at tourist destinations and attra...

Popular Chinese Destinations: Things to Know, What to Wear, How to Act

Popular Chinese Destinations: Things to Know, What to Wear, How to Act

When traveling to China for vacation or business, there are many popular destinations and attractions that you may wish to see.  However, China is a big place, with a diverse climate and diverse population. In this article, we’ll provide some key advice on preparations for visiting some of the most popular Chinese destinations. It includes advice and tips on what to wear and what to bring, as well...

Basic Chinese Words for Travel

Basic Chinese Words for Travel

The language barrier is definitely a challenge when you travel in China, especially when your cell phone doesn't work. Learning some basic Chinese words will help you a lot. Here, we have detailed many useful Chinese words for shopping, asking directions, ordering dishes, and checking in to your hotel. Asking Directions Chinese: 我想去… Wŏ xiăng qù... English: I want to go to... Details: Wŏ mea...

The 10 Best Fun Activities in China

The 10 Best Fun Activities in China

As the third biggest country in the world, you're spoilt with colorful choices of things to do in China, ranging from outdoor explorations to interesting activities. You may have already visited many classic and famous attractions in China, such as the Forbidden City, the Terracotta Army, or the man-made wonder of the Great Wall. However, there are some fun activities you mustn't miss that will ma...

Mini Group Tour or Private Tour

Mini Group Tour or Private Tour

Taking your pick from various tours is a little confusing for many travelers. There are two types of tours you often see mentioned — a big group tour or a private tour.  However, do you know about mini group tours? Compared with a private tour, it's a more worthwhile choice. What are the main differences between them and which one suits you best? Read on to find out the answers. The Differences B...

Why You Should Avoid Cheap Shopping Tours in China

Why You Should Avoid Cheap Shopping Tours in China

In China, cheap deals always mean a series of risks and strings attached. How much you pay for something means you should be prepared to accept the relevant services. Many travelers have joined cheap tours in China, such as 1-day tours in Beijing for 100 yuan. However, most of these cheap tours earned a notorious reputation due to the scams encountered. Avoid cheap shopping tours in China and expl...

A Hotel Approach to China’s High-Speed Train Facilities

A Hotel Approach to China’s High-Speed Train Facilities

Indeed, as Alvin Toffler said in his book "the world has become a true global village" and it is not only in the field of communication but is also evident in fashion styles, furniture, architecture, technology, and cuisine. As a tourist in China, it will be a big miss if you fail to experience transportation on their high-speed trains. In China, high-speed trains have one of the best facilities a...

Do You Need To Carry Plugs, Sockets, and Adapters During Your China Travel?

Do You Need To Carry Plugs, Sockets, and Adapters During Your China Travel?

NO matter you are visiting China on a business trip or to quench your tourist thirst, you cannot imagine your trip without your smartphones, cameras, and laptops. But are the adaptors or chargers of these electronics enough? Or do you need to carry extra accessories for these portable technologies? This article helps those travelers who are visiting China for the very first time and does not know ...

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