What is the Qing Ming festival ( or Qingming or Ching Ming)? Good question. Known in English as Tomb Sweeping Day, it’s a traditional Chinese holiday during which families visit the tombs (or graves) of their ancestors, to clean and paint the tombs and pray, and make offerings. Traditional foods, the burning of incence, spirit…
Once upon a time, there was an orphaned cowherder. One day he spotted seven fairy sisters skinny-dipping in a lake…The story of Chinese Valentines Day.
I have moved. Not into the freshly renovated Chateau Stevo – that’s not ready yet. Mrs. Stevo is living with a friend and I am couch surfing.
Snacks abound. Convenience stores have a steam table full of hot nibbles, vendors sell a scores of “on a stick” snacks, fruit seller with pineapples,
The Chinese Lantern Festival will be celebrated February 28, ending Chinese Lunar New Year. The 15-day long Spring Festival will draw to a close.
The Qipao, the high-necked, long-slitted traditional woman’s dress of China, is possibly one of most attractive garments in the world.
Would does snake taste like? Chicken? Frog, another legendary chicken-flavored meat, does taste somewhat like chicken, I have discovered.
Asians around the world are preparing to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival aka the Moon Festival by eating moon cakes.
China will celebrate National Day, or Guoqingjie, October 1. China turns 60.
Guangxiao Si, the Bright Filial Piety Temple is one the oldest in Guangzhou. History places the first buildings on the site during the 4th century.