Money can be a taboo topic, especially when with friends or family. In China, however, it is not taboo to … More
Tag: Chinese Culture
Chinese New Year Parade in Manhattan, NYC
The highlight of the day for me was two dogs, a husky and a golden retriever dressed in traditional golden Chinese lion uniforms. Just like the ones that are worn for the lion dance!
Why are there Daily Fireworks in China?
At least once a day I jump out of my skin, sometimes spilling coffee or tea, because of sudden machine-gun-sounding … More
Chinese New Year in Hong Kong: All-You-Can-Drink Cruise
Hong Kong is said to be the best place to celebrate Chinese New Year. This was my experience…
Strangers Gave us Money at a Chinese Christmas Party!
Chinese Christmas parties are full of great performances, food and even money!
Chinese Paparazzi & Language Barriers
Caucasians stand out in China. The locals will take photos of you and try to communicate!