Why Chinese people will be busy in June 2016?

You probably already knew that Chinese people use a special way to mark the year known as the “earthly branches”. In case this doesn’t sound familiar, the method attributes an animal to each year, otherwise known as the “Chinese zodiac”. In addition, since there are 12 months in a year, every month also has a specific Read more about Why Chinese people will be busy in June 2016?[…]

What You Need to Know Before Celebrating Chinese Christmas

Christmas (圣诞节, shèngdànjié) is right around the corner! If you have never spent your Christmas in China these traditions will definitely make you think, and for the readers who have celebrated Chinese Christmas hopefully this post will bring about happy memories. 1. 苹果 (píngguǒ, apple) Earlier in the month, I talked with my colleagues about the Read more about What You Need to Know Before Celebrating Chinese Christmas[…]