Tag Archives: China

Dragon Boat (Double Fifth) Festival

The Dragon Boat Winning Team | POC’s photos on Flickr Another Festival is upon us. “Duan Wu Jie” or “Double Fifth Festival” (as it falls on the fifth day of the fifth month of the traditional Chinese calendar) was originally … Continue reading

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Haikou Tourism Activities Coming Soon!

The following events are coming soon to Haikou: June 15th to 17th: “Dragon Boat Festival” (Duan Wu Jie) will be held. Have a look at this site about Qu Yuan for further information on this festival. July to September: The … Continue reading

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Greetings From Haikou ~ ‘Coconut City’

Hainan has recently been proclaimed an International Tourism Island by the government of the People’s Republic of China. As a result of this, there are measures being taken to educate the local citizens in the special needs of international visitors. … Continue reading

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