With the opening of the 2018 Pyeongchang Games imminent, it got us wondering about how much we really know about the winter version of the Olympics.
People are always telling us that one of the main reasons for travelling to China is to taste authentic Asian food; having enjoyed a taste of China at home, the next step is to travel abroad and discover the roots of these tastes.
China is a vast, vast country, so of course there are plenty of beautiful, spectacular, dramatic landscapes within it.
This coming weekend, on the 11th November, China celebrates Single’s Day.
It’s true that China can be an overwhelming destination.
Bright lights on the Bund, mazes of backstreets and buzzing markets make up Shanghai, China’s biggest city.
Who doesn’t love a good bank holiday? A lovely extra day tacked onto the weekend, fantastic even if the weather ends up being a bit dodgy. In China, things go a step further…
China produces and exports more fireworks than any other country in the world, maintaining a deep and historic connection with these colourful displays.