Category Archive: History

Regarding Liang & Lin couple’s former residence 关于梁、林故居

No. 24, Dongcheng District, Beijing North Zongbu Lane, during 1930 to 1937, was the famous architect Liang Sicheng and Lin Huiyin couple’s family residence, when they worked in China build society . Liang Sicheng and his wife lived here about seven years, and during this period, they and their colleagues in China build society investigated…

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What is 11.11 festival in China? 11.11是什么节

Singles’ Day guāng gùn jié 光棍节 There are lots of festival, but most of them looks like for lovers: Valentine’s Day, they gift each others, Christmas they have dinner together, New Year they count down at the square, even National Day they together to travel. So at some day of 1993, there are four guys…

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新版百元人民币

New version of one hundred yuan will be issued on November 12. The new compared with the original one hundred yuan RMB had a very big promotion on the change of individual design, anti-counterfeiting technology. Let’s take a look at what’s the different. 2015nián xīn bǎn de yī bǎi yuán 11yuè 12rì jiù yào fā…

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北京名称的由来

Beijing city in Ming dynasty Beijing is named after the Ming emperor zhu di reigned, move to Peiping after the change,it was named to against the name of Nan Jing . In August 1368, the Ming army general rate of managed to capture the meta mostly. Although yuan shun emperor fled MoBei, its many troops…

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Wedding in the evening 中国“昏”礼

In ancient China there was a saying “picking up the bride in the morning,holding the ceremony in the evening” .Evening wedding is the one of the wedding customs of the China which has a long history.”The characters of “marriage”-”hun”, consists of “female” and “dusk”, which means to get marride in the evening. Zhōngguó gǔdài yìzhí…

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The Temple of Heaven 天坛

The Temple of Heaven is a worthwhile visiting place in Beijing. It is much bigger than the Imperial Palace (the Forbidden City) and smaller than the Summer Palace with an area of about 2 700 000 square meters. The temple was built in 1420 A.D. in the Ming Dynasty to offer sacrifice to Heaven. As…

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七夕节

In china ,the night of the seventh day of the seventh lunar month ,people call this day for the Double Seventh Festival ,also named “The Begging skillful Festival”,which is one of the most romantic in Chinese traditional festivals,and it is also the most important day for girls in the past.On a good summer night,stars shining…

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Fried bean-paste noodles 炸酱面

Fried bean-paste noodles is Chinese characteristic food of the Han nationality, which is made of vegetables, fried bean-paste and noodles. It originated in Beijing, and then it becomes prevalent in Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Liaoning, Jilin and other northern regions. zhá jiàng miàn shì zhōng guó hàn zú tè sè miàn shí ,yóu cài mǎ 、zhá…

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El Palacio de Verano 颐和园

El Palacio de Verano, al oeste de Beijing, fue un jardín imperial durante la dinastía Qing, así como residencia imperial temporal de la misma. En 1750, el emperador Qian Long de la dinastía Qing construyó aquí el “Jardín de Aguas Rizadas y Limpias”, que fue incendiado en 1860 por las fuerzas aliadas anglo-francesas. En 1888,…

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