The award-winning Chinese actress Yong Mei has been named official Chinese ambassador of tourism in Edinburgh, as Scotland steps up its efforts to promote itself in the world's largest outbound tourism market.
The Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. The Grain in Ear, also known as Mangzhong, the ninth solar term, begins on June 6 this year.
The upcoming Dragon Boat Festival holiday is expected to see an average of 2.05 million inbound and outbound trips made by Chinese and foreign tourists per day, up 7.6 percent year on year.
China has 39 global geological parks, accounting for 26.5 percent of the world's total, the People's Daily reported Wednesday.
With the increasingly close cultural exchanges between China and Russia, the film cooperation between the two countries is also booming.
A second, six-episode season of a documentary series jointly produced by China and Russia was launched in Moscow on Monday at a ceremony at the Chinese embassy.
The literary friendship between Russia and China has continued for more than a century, impacting the lives of countless Chinese over multiple generations.
Crayfish, a rarity in Western diet but a favorite of Chinese foodies, on Tuesday made its debut at the UN Delegates Dining Room.At the tasting party, the Qianjiang government promoted an innovative farming method, crayfish-rice symbiosis, and offered crayfish dishes prepared in four most popular ways for tasting: fried, garlic-treated, steamed and iced.
As China continues to open up, more musicians, artists and other performers from the country's northern neighbor have brought their unique artwork south of the border.
China's iconic Terracotta Warriors are expected to be more popular as they stand or kneel on people's desks and dining tables to hold pens and toothpicks, or simply, to cheer people up.
A stone tablet recording information about forest protection dating back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) was discovered in central China's Hunan Province, local authorities said Su
It seems the new edition of the Godzilla series has not only conquered the MonsterVerse but also the Chinese box office after its debut a day before the International Children's Day this weekend.
China's box office revenue on June 1 soared to more than 358 million yuan (about 52 million U.S. dollars), up nearly 70 percent year on year, data from the China Movie Data Information Network show.
Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment's action film "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" topped the Chinese mainland box office on Sunday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Monday.
Cultural events will be held on June 8 all over China to celebrate Cultural and Natural Heritage Day, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
China has the world's largest number of world natural heritage sites, an official said.
A total of 95 ancient tombs have been discovered in the campus of a prestigious university in Beijing.
China has made greater efforts in protecting ethnic languages in the development of the country's spoken and written languages, said an official from the Ministry of Education (MOE) on Friday.
A stone tablet dating back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) has been found in north China's Hebei Province, local authorities said Friday.
Archaeologists have discovered 18 ancient relics sites covering a wide range of historical periods near the Suifen River in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, according to the provincial cultural heritage institute.
Family trips and destinations with cooler weather have become the most popular choices for travelers planning for approaching Dragon Boat Festival, travel agencies said.
Zhang Shuxin holds a group of bells he collected at his home in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province.He spent lots of time carefully maintaining the bells and creating photo files for each one.
Disney's live-action "Aladdin" topped the Chinese mainland box office Wednesday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Thursday. The film grossed 16.9 million yuan (about 2.44 million U.S.
An Experience Center developed by the Confucius Institute Headquarters has opened to the public free of charge.
Alejandra García, better known by her stage name La Toquilla, captivated Chinese audiences with rhythmic Ecuadorian music and her magnetic, high-pitched voice at Beijing's arts hub 798 Art Zone on Sunday, performing with producer and guitarist Agni Durden and guitarist Mario Gutierrez.
The Nanjing Creative Design Week has kicked off, featuring nearly 100 events surrounding industrial integration, college participation and neighborhood services.
Shanghai-based culture startup Art Revolver launched a pilot project over the weekend to help mass-market Chinese consumers access "affordable and stress-busting art" using the sharing economy concept.
For people who are familiar with Leonardo da Vinci's painting The Last Supper, the version being exhibited at the Palace Museum in Beijing may look familiar yet peculiar.
The Tenth Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival will be held from June 14 to 16, inviting around 180 teams to compete at the Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong Tourism Board announced on Tuesday at a press conference.
A special exhibition of Chinese artifacts from the collection of the Vatican Museums opened in the Palace Museum Tuesday.