Articles in Holidays and Festivals

How to Celebrate Chinese New Year's Day at Home

How to Celebrate Chinese New Year’s Day at Home Written by Juliette Pitt In this complete guide you will be learning about how to celebrate Chinese New Year at home! Due to the pandemic, many of our foreign students cannot come to China to celebrate, so here is a brief guide to help you learn, …

5 Feb 2021
By Team HQ Hutong School

End of a Decade, New Beginnings for the 2020 Metal Rat

The roaring 20s have begun! Let's take a look back on the past decade in China and see what the year of the rat brings us in 2020!

1 Feb 2020
By Megan Wang

Celebrating Christmas in China

Want to break free from your traditional Christmas routine and celebrate abroad? Check out our suggestions on how to celebrate Christmas in China!

26 Dec 2019
By Megan Wang

What To Do During Chinese New Year In Shanghai?

During the Chinese New Year, most locals leave the bigger cities to go home and celebrate. Find out what you can do in Shanghai during this holiday.

23 Jan 2019
By Lineke Bruijnooge

Chinese Superstitions in the 21st Century

Every country has their own beliefs, often closely related to cultural events and holidays. See whats going on with Chinese superstitions.

31 Oct 2018
By Alexis Quevedo

The Marriage Market in Shanghai

Check out our blog about the marriage market in Shanghai, see the details and know more about this Shanghainese tradition.

8 Mar 2018
By Alexis Quevedo