Category Archives: Social Custom

How Much Does Getting Married In China Cost (including bride price to be paid to the Chinese girlfriend’s parents)?

The total cost of marrying a Chinese girl include doing wedding, honeymoon, buying a car and a house which is the most important and paying the bride price to the girls’ parents. One shall try to fulfill all these conditions in order to please the girl and her families. Here is recently released the “2013 Top Ten Cities of Cost of Marriage in China” in case detailed total pricing is required:

Dragon Boat Festival (端午节)

Dragon Boat Festival (端午节) comes at the fifth lunar month every year, it is also known as the Duanwu Festival, May Day and etc; the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional festival for people to commemorate a patriotic poet Qu Yuan. During the Dragon Boat Festival people eat rice dumplings, participate dragon boat races and having realgar wine. “Dragon Boat Festival” as one of national holiday has been included in the World Intangible Cultural Heritage.