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Dragon Boat Festival in China

Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Duanwu Festival, is an important celebration in Chinese history and traditional culture. With the increasing awareness of preserving traditions and cultures, Dragon Boat Festival has been recognized as statutory public holiday in China since…

Chinese New Year 2017

It feels like just yesterday that everybody around the world celebrated New Year, but soon there comes another holiday to party – the Chinese New Year! Chinese New Year is also called “Spring festival,” a literal translation from the Chinese…

Romantic Qi Xi Festival

In our previous articles we promised that we would continue to share different interesting facts about Chinese holidays and customs. This article is dedicated to a romantic Qi Xi festival (七夕节; qī xī jié) or as it is also called…

Christmas in China

Christmas has come to China since early 80s. At that time, as hotels received increasing amount of foreign guests (both tourists and business persons), they started to decorate their restaurants and organize banquets during Christmas season, so that their foreign…

The day of Celebration of Heaven in China

Dear friends, welcome to the Parcel Up (Taobao FOCUS) Blog!  You have probably guessed that this article is devoted to Chinese holiday Tien Kuan Jie so-called the Day of Celebration of Heaven. Just note, that this holiday has particular cultural,…

Chinese New Year. Legend

Each civilization has its own customs, legends and cosmological views. The older the civilization is, the richer cultural heritage it has. Immemorial legends and ancient customs have always attracted the attention of an intelligent person. As you know, the culture…