The Hong Kong-based hotel group Marco Polo has launched a premium brand targeted at upscale travelers in Greater China. One hotel is already open in Chengdu and four more are under development.
The Dragon Boat Festival is known as the Tuen Ng Festival in Hong Kong. It commemorates the death of Qu Yuan. It will be celebrated at venues across Hong Kong. Here is a schedule of races and celebrations.
Trials and tribulations of traveling by Trans-Siberian Express from Moscow Russia to Beijing China: dealing with foreign languages, strange food, inadequate toilets, cheap vodka, culture shock and cramped cabins.
The 8th Day of the 4th Month of the Lunar Calendar is celebrated in many East Asian countries as the birthday of Buddha. It is an official holiday in Hong Kong, Macau, and South Korea. It falls on 36 May in 2017.
New hotels are opening in China practically every day. Does the country face a surplus of rooms? Let's see what industry insiders have to say about the challenges and opportunities facing the country's hospitality industry.
How to cook Sweet and Sour Pork - a Michelin three star chef at one of Hong Kong's best Chinese restaurants shares his recipe for this mouth-watering dish, modified for the convenience of home cooks.
Thai-based Onyx Hospitality Group plans a major expansion of its presence in China. It will add several serviced apartments in Chengdu and other cities and its first Chinese hotel. They are scheduled to open in 2017 and 2018.
Ching Ming, also known as Qing Ming, Festival - or the Grave Sweeping Festival - takes place on 4 April. Expect large crowds at border crossings, bus and train stations.
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 Zodiac 101: the Lunar Calendar demystified, the legend behind the 12 signs in the Chinese Zodiac., the role the calendar plays in contemporary Chinese society, and personality traits of the 12 signs of the Zodiac.