China Travel

New York Tourism Hires Former Starwood Exec to Woo Chinese Meetings

As Chinese tourism to the United States skyrockets, New York City’s convention and visitors bureau (CVB) is taking aggressive steps to win its slice …

Tourism

Spotlight: This Spring Festival sees Chinese tourists smarter about overseas consumption - Xinhua

BEIJING, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese consumers are picking up smarter ways of overseas spending during this year's Spring Festival holiday, …

News (China)

These Chinese Zodiac Signs Make The Most Fearless Moms (Beyoncé's Is One, Duh)

Are you a fearless mom? If so, you might well have been born under one of the Chinese Zodiac's bravest signs. The Chinese Zodiac is an ancient, …

Astrology

Why WA is missing out on crucial Chinese visitors

A trial later this year of direct flights from Shanghai to Perth could help plug a crucial hole in WA’s tourist market - an absence of Chinese …

Tourism

Ringing in the Chinese New Year

Lucky timing: Canada-China Year of Tourism<p>February 16 marks the beginning of the Chinese New Year, and 2018 will be the Year of the Dog according to …

Travel (Canada)

Celebrate the Lunar New Year With This Gorgeous Beach Sunrise in South Korea

The Lunar New Year, which marks the first day on the lunar calendar, is considered one of the most celebrated of Korea’s national holidays.<p>The …

Chinese New Year

US tourism industry to attract more long-haul Chinese visitors: marketing expert

US tourism operators are building out programs for longer-staying Chinese visitors who, instead of just shopping, tend to have a deeper experience of …

News (China)

Spring Festival travel rush attracts foreign volunteers

At Zhengzhou East station, in the capital of Henan Province, an alarm buzzed after a woman inserted her train ticket into the ticket check …

News (China)

12 Days In Taiwan Travelogue - 5 Part Video Series

For the past 5 weeks, I’ve been releasing my travelogue of our wild adventures exploring all of Taiwan. The goal of these videos has been to not only …

Travel

6.5 million Chinese tourists to travel abroad this Lunar New Year

Chinese people are breaking with tradition as celebrations get under way this Lunar New Year. Family reunions are increasingly being replaced by …

China

Lunar New Year Rings in Year of the Dog, China's Biggest Travel Rush

Say goodbye to the rooster. This #LunarNewYear will ring in the dog days, and in China, the biggest travel rush on the planet #tictocnews (Source: …

China

What to know, what to do for Family Day weekend

This coming Monday marks Family Day. The annual statutory holiday marks a day off for most, but also means many services and attractions across the …

Travel

Everything You Need To Know About The Lantern Festival & Chinese New Year

If you’ve already slipped up on your New Year’s resolutions, don’t worry, because the universe is going to give you a second chance. This week marks …

Food & Dining

China ensures peaceful Spring Festival holiday - Xinhua

BEIJING, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's Ministry of Public Security has promised to ensure a peaceful Spring Festival, characterized by family …

China

Your best personality trait, based on your Chinese Zodiac sign

1/<p>Rat (1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008) Hardworking<p>Grace Liang/Reuters<p>Rats are very creative, sociable people who have a flair for the …

Astrology

Thailand Loves Its Chinese Visitors, Up to a Point

PHUKET, Thailand—This resort island is facing a challenge other vacation spots around the world may soon confront: how to cope when the Chinese tourists come.<p>Thailand is now the top foreign destination for Chinese travelers, and an estimated 400,000 of them will visit the country around the time of …

World News

This Is What Your Pregnancy Will Be Like, According To Your Chinese Zodiac Sign

There are so many things about pregnancy that are completely unpredictable, sometimes you just can't help looking for clues and assurances anywhere …

Zodiac

China's Lunar New Year travel rush by motorbike

CNN hits the road alongside some of China's "motorcycle army" as they make the long journey home for Lunar New Year

World News

Here's How Being Born In The Year Of The Dog Will Impact Your Baby's Personality

The Lunar New Year is almost here, and for many people across the world, it is a time of celebrations and new beginnings. Feb. 16 marks the first day …

Astrology

How Badass You Are As A Mom, Based On Your Chinese Zodiac Sign

If you're pregnant, I can guarantee you have at least one friend already obsessing over your baby's astrological sign (<i>Oh, a libra baby! I love …

Zodiac

Chinese Tech Companies See Their Shot at Expansion as Outbound Travel Grows

This month, 6.5 million Chinese will travel abroad for the Lunar New Year holiday. They’ll bring luggage, smartphones and a desire to use the same …

China

Chinese tourists are spending billions over the next week

China is entering week-long Lunar New Year holiday and 6.5 million travelers are expected to be spending that break overseas, splashing billions of …

China

Chinese Attractions Invest in Augmented Reality to Attract Tourists

A holographic moon crystallizes on a wall of mist. Amid the ooh-ahhs and clicking of cameras, jam-packed tourists gape at a 10-minute water and light …

China

Maldives tries to fight off travel alerts as tourists stay away

MALE: Tourists have been cancelling hundreds of hotel bookings in Maldives every day since the imposition of a state of emergency last week, tour …

Abdulla Yameen

How to spend Chinese New Year in Hong Kong

It’s common knowledge that New Year’s Eve in the UK is the most overrated night of the year, but not so for Chinese New Year on the other side of the …

Hong Kong

China’s Hotels Will Be Half-Empty Over Holiday

The Lunar New Year holiday, often called the word’s largest annual migration, will generate 3 billion passenger trips in China this year, according …

Business

Outbound tourism set to rise, more overseas trips likely during Spring Festival period

Two foreign tourists are spotted in the flow of Chinese people heading home for the Spring Festival holidays on Thursday at Taiyuan Railway Station …

Tourism

Airbnb bets big on Spring Festival boost

Airbnb Inc, a United States-based home-sharing service provider, estimates that outbound travel by the company's Chinese mainland users will account …

News (China)

Light Festival in celebration of the New Year held in Tianjin

Locals in north China's Tianjin enjoy the view during the 2018 TEDA Light Festival, February 12, 2018. The annual event is held to celebrate the …

News (China)

Chinese Tourists Are Taking Over the Earth, One Selfie at a Time

One of the strongest drivers of global economic growth isn’t factories or financial services or internet startups, it’s what we do when we’re not …

Business