The Spring Festival
Chinese Spring Festival, also called Lunar New Year, has more than 4,000 years of history. Being one of the traditional Chinese festivals, it is the grandest and the most important festival for Chinese people. It’s to celebrate the lunar calendar’s New Year.
It is also the time for the whole families to get together, which is similar with Christmas Day to the westerners. The Spring Festival, which celebrates family reunion, is full of rich and colorful activities, and hopes with the advent of spring and flowers blossoming. People from different regions and different ethnic groups celebrate it in their unique ways.
The Spring Festival lasts about 15 days long .People visit relatives and friends with the words “Have all your wishes ”.People enjoy the Spring Festival ,during this time they can have a good rest .
Factories and shipping companies don't work during holiday. Holiday start from 13th, Feb to 28th, Feb.