Superstitions live on in China because, as many doubters say, better safe than sorry.
Rippon vineyard on the edge of Lake Wanaka on New Zealand's south island must be one of the most photographed wineries in the world.
A tour of Italy's olive oil producers illustrated the adage that a clean and natural environment produces the best quality olive oil.
As a young, migrant carver in Shenzhen in the late-1970s, Yang Kequan's dream was to someday start a small agate workshop, where he could hire a handful of workers.
Chaoyang's Sihetun village, an hour by car from the city center, yielded one of mankind's most significant fossil finds - the sinosauropteryx, the first feathered dinosaur ever unearthed.
Given the nation's food scandals in recent years, a quick, relatively cheap and effective testing kit is timely and reassuring.
I have the best time in the car when I'm with my Chinese in-laws. I just sit back, close my eyes and smile.
Chinese tenors to perform at Great Hall of the People
Beauty pageants were once taboo, but they are now being embraced as a way to attract attention to local charm.
A 20-year-old docent gains a deeper understanding of life through her work at Xi'an Museum in Shaanxi province.
Calmness and strength held at emergencies prove helpful for patients
SHANGHAI - For many people, particularly younger generations, the love letter is a tool of the past, an outdated form of communication that is read about only in Jane Austen novels.