Category: Asian Culture, Lifestyle & Travel

Chinese Celebrations: Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival, also called “Yuan Xiao Jie”, is celebrated on the fifteen day of the first lunar month.The first...

Chinese New Year

The date of the Chinese New Year (also known as the Spring Festival) vary every year, following the lunar calendar. In 2015, the...

Shanghai Outings: Thousand Island Lake (Qian Dao Hu)

Thousand-island Lake is situated in the Chunan County of Zhengjiang Province. The lake is called Thousand-island Lake, because there are...

Chinese Celebrations: Dragon Boat Festival

Chinese will celebrate Dragon Boat Festival this year from May 31st to June 02nd, 2014. We always have a legends...

Shanghai Outings: Old City of Shanghai

If it will be just one place to visit in Shanghai, it would be this one: The old city of...

Good Place to go for Massage in Shanghai

You won’t have totally experienced Chinese culture if you don’t try massage! Shanghai has hundreds of choices where you can...

Chinese Celebrations: Qingming Festival (Tomb-sweeping Day)

The Qingming (Tomb-Sweeping Day) Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each...

Shanghai Outings: Hangzhou

Hangzhou is the capital of Zhejiang province and it is the political, economic and cultural center. With enchanting natural beauty...

Interesting facts about China

One in every five people in the world is Chinese. China’s population is estimated to reach a whopping 1,338,612,968 by...

China I A few Things Never to Do

  This article may save you from certain embarrassment and possibly even outright humiliation one day. Here are some tips...

Hong Kong Outings: Big Buddha Hong Kong

Big Buddha Hong Kong, also known as Tian Tan Buddha (天壇大佛), is a large bronze statue in Hong Kong. It is located...

Shanghai Nightlife: Nightclubs | Weekend Guide

Shanghai is one of the world’s greatest cities with a very active nightlife. There are plenty of places to party...

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is one of the largest wonders of the world. Furthermore it is the longest, oldest,...

Is Shanghai worth a trip?

Do you want to see a different kind of life?  Is Shanghai worth a trip? Than try it! During the last few...

Shanghai Outings: Zhouzhuang

Next Step Connections recently organized a trip to Zhouzhuang, a very famous water town close to Shanghai. Beside is a...