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Intl festival displays culture from around the world

An ancient city with a history of about 2,300 years, Chengdu takes pride in its myriad historical and cultural legacies.

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Megacity attracts masses for Spring Festival celebrations

The Chinese Year of the Rooster has arrived and many people found that Chengdu, a national central city pinpointed by the State Council, was an ideal destination to experience traditional culture and folk customs, especially during Chinese New Year celebrations.

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The migration of reunion – Chinese Spring Festival

Anyone who has spent the Spring Festival holiday in China and braved the traveling masses will certainly have a story to share, and since I have been in China for over eight years certainly I have a story to share about my Chinese Spring Festival traveling experience. All these years, I was lucky enough to experience the Chinese New Year. The build-up was very exciting as everywhere was decorated red, as this is seen as a color of good luck and prosperity.

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Wanderlust hits Chinese

More people from the mainland are traveling abroad with their families during the Lunar New Year break.

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Smithsonian hosts a day for families

The second Chinese New Year Family Festival kicked off at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery on Feb 14 in honor of the upcoming Chinese Year of the Ram in an event jointly hosted with the Chinese embassy.

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Painted faces

The colorful makeup of Peking Opera masks Ghaffar Pourazar’s nationality, and at the same time reveals the lifelong dedication of a true lover of the art, Raymond Zhou discovers in Beijing. The guard at the entrance took one look at Ghaffar Pourazar and waved him through. He did not have to pay the 2 yuan […]

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