Tag Archives: Chinese Lunar New year

A Trip to the Chinese New Year Street Bazaar at Chinatown

One of the most important Chinese festivals is the Chinese Lunar New Year or Chinese New Year for short. While this means a time to visit and catch up with family and relatives, it also means a nice early 2 day public holiday early in the year for most here in Singapore. For some it also means the yearly pilgrimage …

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Dragons on the Big Screen

At the strike of 12, Chinese all over the world usher in the Chinese Lunar New Year with loud firecrackers going off and colourful fireworks colouring the night sky as the year of the Dragon is ushered in. The Dragon is often known as a mystical creature of folklore with scales protecting their big powerful bodies and a fiery breathe …

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