Top 10 Chinese New Year Parades: When it comes to CNY Parades, nobody does it better than San Francisco, California. And nobody has done it longer. San Francisco's Chinese New Year Parade dates back to the California Gold Rush.
Chinese New Year is an official holiday in China, Hong Kong, Macau,.and Taiwan as well as several other Asian countries with large Chinese communities. So how is it celebrated in Australia, Britain, Canada, and the United States.
Sydney is one of the first cities in the world to welcome in the New Year, and it does so with 2 spectacular fireworks displays - one at 9 pm and a second at 12 midnight. Here are the Top 10 vantage points.
American football: University of California Golden Bears will play University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors in Sydney Australia in the first American Collegiate Football game to be played by the rival schools outside the United States.
How did someone who never wanted to try bungy jumping get talked into doing it, how did she become an addict, and why was jumping from the world's tallest bungy platform in Macau something she wanted to do when visiting Hong Kong?
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji - Sonaisali Island has opened in Fiji. It is the island nation's newest resort.The resort hotel has 120 guest rooms and bures, or traditional Fijian villas, which have been renovated and refurbished.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) Sudirman Cup will serve as a prelude to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. More than 1,500 competitors from 45 countries will travel to Queensland to contest the BWF title.
New South Wales attracted more tourists in 2015 than any other Australian state or territory. International arrivals grew by 8.9% to 3.6 million visitors, and domestic tourism grew by 3.8% to 7.5 million visitors.
The Australian Open, Australia’s biggest lawn bowl’s competition, will be held from 11 to 24 June 2016 in Queensland’s Gold Coast. 2,000 competitors from 158 countries will compete for A$225,000 in prize money.
Coolangatta, Queensland, and Tweed Heads, New South Wales, are twin cities along Australia’s Southern Gold Coast. Every June, the neighboring towns stage Cooly Rocks on, a celebration of the 1950s and 60s.