China Archive

Rooster Year

Now according to the traditional 12 year Chinese zodiac calendar, the Rooster is cock full of confidence and intelligence… However People who are born in the Rooster Year do usually share lots of common personality traits such

Monkey Year

May the new Monkey Year bring you happiness, good health, prosperity with lots of fun and laughter… Gong Hey Fat Choy Gong Xi Fa Cai 恭喜发财 HAPPY MONKEY YEAR February 8 is the first day of the Chinese New

ShenZhen FOOD

The twin souls of ShenZhen FOOD Because of its humble beginnings as a small fishing village, seafood is an intricate part of the ShenZhen’s psyche, and to this day ShenZhen has not lost its roots to its

Xian Great Mosque

Xian Great Mosque is a tranquil and historic mosque that has served the Muslim community in Xian  for more than a millennium. Xian’s Great Mosque is acknowledge the largest and best preserved of all the ancient mosques of

Mooncake Festival Story

This MoonCake Festival Story 月饼 comes from Dali Yunnan China, this is fitting as today, 8 September 2014 is Mooncake festival. Their mooncake festival story starts at … 9:30 am: With the rush of the Last minute MoonCake

Great Wall of China map

The Great wall of China is it 8,850 km (5,500 miles) or 21,196.18 km (13,170.69 miles) long? As the latest measurements published by the Chinese government has found. You can see for yourself with this Great Wall

Hainan adventures

HaiKou Tips More Hainan adventures travel guides and tips of… WenChang WanNing QiongZhong WuZhiShan LingShui  陵水 Monkey Island TianYa  “The Park at the End of the World” QiongHai  SanYa

China shopping tour

How to make the best use of your China Shopping tours… Shopping in Guangzhou If you are looking for the best wholesale markets in  the whole of China then you need to visit GuangZhou as, GuangZhou has

DaLi Old Town

In most places around the world, let alone DaLi, (in Yunnan China) it’s hard to know and find that interesting indigenous spot, shop or restaurant without some local knowledge. So as an endeavor to encourage more exploration off

About Beijing

THIS IS THE FIRST MAP ABOUT BEIJING that has won first prize for the Best Designed Map in the International Asia Pacific Map Category Trax2 China Maps have now been recognized as the best designed Sheet Maps