Kenyan capital Nairobi held its first Kung Fu Festival and martial arts competition last Saturday, attracting thousands of local people. Ten Kung Fu masters from Beijing demonstrated Chinese Kung Fu, and members from a local martial arts club also contributed. ”Through this festival, we found Kung Fu is very popular in Kenya,” an event organizer said.
Chinese people’s top secret tip for beating the winter chill is… just diving chopsticks first into a boiling hotpot! And this one is surely big enough to satisfy any big belly: locals in Chongqing on Thursday feasted on the largest simmering hotpot in the world – measuring 12 meters in diameter, and 4 meters in height, it can host 50 people at once and has been officially authenticated by Guinness as a world record holder.
Photos: A new glass bridge opens on Monday in Zhangjiajie, in central China's Hunan province. It is 100 meters feet) long, meters feet) wide, and is the third glass bridge in Zhangjiajie's Tianmen Mountain
Will qipao-like ensembles be the answer to China's uniform dilemma? Schools in China have been searching for the right uniform design for years. Many have criticized the uniforms designed in the 1950s as out of date, even though many institutions have introduced similar designs inspired from Japan and Korea. But what sort of design can offer a balance between modern aesthetic and Chinese culture? Tailor Yang Bei from east China’s Jiangsu Province
These stunning pictures show the 18-kilometer scenic mountain road with a series of hairpin turns in Anji county, east China’s Zhejiang Province. The winding road snaking uphill and downhill provides a thrilling experience for many driving zealots. But caution: this is no professional track here, so one needs to be extra careful while driving.
A cultural festival highlighting the Miao ethnic community’s delicacies was organized in southwest China’s Guizhou Province. The long-table banquet was a part of the community’s New Year’s celebrations. During the event, locals were decked up in ethnic costumes and jewelry, and also presented their local songs and dances. There is an estimated 9.4 million Miao people in China who live mostly in the country’s mountain regions in the south, including Guizhou, Hunan, Yunnan and Sichuan…
Flash mobs in China mark World Breastfeeding Week This week is the World Breastfeeding Week, an event celebrated every year from August 1 to 7 encouraging new mothers to breastfeed and improve the health of babies. These photos show mothers attending flash mobs in Chinese cities, including Shanghai, Xi’an, and Nanjing, to promote breastfeeding.