Blog Tag - Chinese New Year

Beware of the Water Pig: President Trump’s Chinese Horoscope
Today is the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States, and people from all across the world will be watching anxiou
DP Usher in the Year of the Cock: Beijing's 2017 Chinese New Year Parties, Dinners, and Promotions
Not going anywhere for the turn of the lunar new year?
Fast Food Watch: Chicken and Shrimp Burgers from McDonald's, Just in Time for the (Chinese) Holidays
I can see the television commercials now: the young man walking through the snow with a heavy bag over his shoulder.
China Announces 2017 Official Holiday Calendar
China's State Council has announced its official 2017 holiday calend
Ethiopian Escapades: What to See in Northern Ethiopia
During Spring Festival, I spread my wings beyond the usual Southeast Asian travel destinations, and went on a tour of East Africa.
The Precarious Balance Between Wildlife and Metropolis: Top Four Things to Do in and Around Nairobi
This Spring Festival I decided to celebrate my holidays a little bit differently, leaving behind the smog and noise for Tanzania, Kenya, and Ethio
Uber Records 1000% Increase in Overseas Trips in 2016 Chinese New Year Break
Uber China’s...
Monkeying Around: Your Spring Festival in Pictures
The gunpowder has settled, the ringing has left our ears, and we've just about shaken the headache, but yet we're nostalgic for the festivities al
Sales of Fireworks Down to Their Lowest Level in Years
There's a lot of shopping going on ahead of Sunday night's Spring Festival celebrations, but one traditional item is proving less popular this yea
新年快乐!: How Chinese Families Celebrate Chinese New Year
Spring Festival (Chunjie or 春节) kicks off the year of the Monkey, beginning with Chinese New Year on February 8, and ending 15 days later
Look Ma, No Regifting! 10 Culturally-Appropriate Presents for Spring Festival
Spring Festival is now in full swing, but choosing seasonal gifts for Chinese friends can be a knotty task for expats – especially newcomers to Be
Raise Your Glasses to The Monkey Year: Make the Most of CNY With These Great Events
Chinese New Year has landed, as can be indicated by the influx of images and drone footage of insanely long queues and frustrated people having to
Family Feud: Memories of an Explosive Spring Festival
Spring Festival is a time for family and blowing shit up, but since I grew up in Virginia without extended family or illegal fireworks, Chinese Ne