Travel Sweden Is December a good time to visit Sweden? As the country's snowiest month, December is a veritable winter wonderland as Swedes prepare for the biggest celebration of the year - Christmas. However, because of the pandemic, celebrations will be scaled back this year. December in Sweden - a Winter Wonderland? December is the …
70 Days Across America San Antonio Day of the Dead - known as Dia de los Muertos -in Spanish - is an important holiday with roots dating back 3,000 years. This festival is a celebration of the dearly departed. There are more than 20 events, with processions, parades, festivals, and live music. Why I’m Here …
Five-star hotel offers Singapore Nurses Day treat to boost spirits of staff at two hotels as the Lion City celebrates Nurses' Day. But why does Singapore celebrate Nurses' Day in August when most other countries - such as the United States - celebrate it in May?
Chinese New Year comes early in 2020. While it is not an official national holiday in Thailand, it is in four provinces. And it widely celebrated throughout the rest of the country owing to Thailand's close cultural ties with China. Celebrations are liveliest in Bangkok,
Is January a good time to visit the Island of the Gods? Except for the first few days, Bali tends to be rather quiet during the first month of the year. However, an exception will be the last week of the month this year as Chinese New Year gets underway on 24 in January 2020.
Is January a good time to Visit the Land of Smiles? Thailand January events include Chinese New Year celebrations, Children's Day, ethnic festivals, a Latin Fiesta, rock concerts, and other fascinating activities. As for the weather, it is the coolest and driest month of the year.
Is November a good time to visit The Land of Smiles? Thailand November events include a River Festival, Monkey Feast, Elephant Round Up, and other fascinating activities. As for weather, temperatures are starting to moderate, and skies are starting to clear.
Hong Kong comes alive every winter and spring with its annual cultural fix. First comes the Hong Kong Arts Festival, which focuses on the performing arts. Then comes Hong Kong Arts Month, which focuses on the visual arts.
February is a great time to visit Thailand. It is relatively cool and dry, with lots of sunshine and little rainfall. Events include Makha Bucha – an important domestic holiday, Chinese New Year, flower festivals in Bangkok and Chiang Mai, and local festivals in other cities.
The Lunar New Year is the most important holiday of the year in Chinese culture, and family reunions - often held at classy restaurants - are an important part of the festival. Take a look at what eateries in Hong Kong and other Asian cities have on the menu.