Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About the Year of the Pig

How pig became one of the Chinese zodiacs?

By Yuzhou Hu, Feb 02, 10:07

Explainer: How Every Chinese Province Got its Name

The stories behind the names of all of China's provinces and autonomous regions.

By That's Shanghai, Sep 30, 2018 10:16

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About October Holiday

Take a break from your holiday planning to find out why you're having one in the first place.

By That's Shanghai, Sep 29, 2018 09:44

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About Mid-Autumn Festival

What's with all those mooncakes?

By That's Shanghai, Sep 21, 2018 11:54

Explainer: The Story Behind Dragon Boat Festival

What's with all these dragon boats anyway?

By Cathy Wu, Jun 15, 2018 07:51

Explainer: International Workers' Day - China's Favorite American Holiday

Why does China have a holiday for wrongly executed US terror suspects?

By That's Shanghai, Apr 28, 2018 13:30

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About Qingming

Have no idea what Tomb-Sweeping Day is all about? We're here to explain.

By That's Shanghai, Apr 04, 2018 10:19

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About Lantern Festival

What China's Lantern Festival is all about.

By That's Shanghai, Feb 26, 2018 10:03

Explainer: Why Chinese People Give Red Envelopes

Why Chinese people give red envelopes, especially during Spring Festival.

By Urban Family, Feb 05, 2018 12:02

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