- China is one of the most ancient civilizations of the world.
We introduce you to the history of China starting with the Xia dynasty in
2200BC through the various imperial dynasties, to the republican era and
finally the founding of the People's Republic - Imperial
Republic of China and
People's Republic of China.
- The exquisite craftsmanship of Chinese art ranges from fine glazed wares
and bold calligraphy to colorful folk art. Learn more about the different
artforms - Architecture, Calligraphy, Painting, Ceramics and Folk Art.
Language - Learn some basic phrases to help you during your travels.
Also learn the history behind the creation of the Chinese language.
& Tales - Chinese culture is filled with mythical and magical
fables. Read these Ancient Chinese
learn the stories behind everyday Chinese objects like chopsticks and
abacuses through our Things Chinese and Their
Symbols of the
People's Republic - Learn how the National
Emblem and National
Anthem were created.
- China is home to over 55 minority communities. Here we
introduce you to the different cultures and also have a gallery of photographs
of people dressed in their ethnic costumes.
& Climate - Learn more about the topography,
landscape and other natural attributes of China.