Blog Author - Jeremiah Jenne
Has there ever been a blander name for a holiday than “Spring Festival”? What the hell does it even mean? It’s held in the middle of winter.
As a teacher at a study abroad program here in Beijing, I feel it's my duty not only to introduce the wonders of Chinese civilization to impressio
Lunar New Year in Beijing: Dumplings, bad TV, a heady mix of alcohol and cheap explosives, and, of course, temple fairs.
News that Stanford University will shutter
It’s almost Lunar New Year, and many of you are clearing out for warmer and, dare we say it, more salubrious latitudes.
Where have all the good things gone?
The Gaokao is going back to the past in a bid to force a generation of emoji users to embrace their Classical Chinese roots.
Some people will do anything for a free meal, even if that means waiting in line outside in Beijing in the middle of January for nothing more than
The Forbidden City is known for its overwhelming crowds during peak periods. Last year, visitors to Beijing’s famous Palace Museum...