Embrace natural beauty and history of Yunnan

One of my classmates, Cornelia Rao is from Yunnan province. She had invited me to her hometown for several times. When the summer holidays started, I stayed at home and browsed the web pages intending to find someplace interesting to have a tour. I found a tour to Yunnan on http://www.chinaholidays.com/tours/7-days-yunnan-group-tour.html. Then I called Cornelia Rao […]

Enjoying an incomparable view in Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie locates in the northwest Hunan province. I am always dreaming about visiting it since a picture of it in secondary school Chinese book impressed me a lot. This week, I decided to realize my dream. My guide was Linda Li from Beijing Chinaholidays. She told us many customs about west Hunan on the way […]

Three day Tomb-sweeping escapes

The Qingming Festival (simplified Chinese: 清明节; traditional Chinese: 清明節; pinyin: Qīngmíngjié, Ching Ming Festival in Hong Kong, Vietnamese language: Tết Thanh Minh), Clear Bright Festival, Ancestors Day or Tomb Sweeping Day is a traditional Chinese festival on the 104th day after the winter solstice (or the 15th day from the Spring Equinox), usually occurring around […]