China, officially the People’s Republic of China, has the world’s largest population in the world.  The country is known for its historic sites, such as the Great Wall of China, the magnificent Forbidden City, and the Terracotta Army.

Coat of Arms

National Animal

Giant Panda

National Flower

Plum Blossom

Products and Posts About China


A China Odyssey

By Julie Yeros | May 2, 2017

A China Odyssey is a guest post by Jennifer DeCristoforo, the author of Lucky Bamboo Book of Crafts.   I’m so pleased to be invited to do a guest post for Globe Trottin’ Kids. For many years I have devoted a big part of my life helping to grow world citizens, so I’m incredibly inspired…

Chinese New Year Activities

By Julie Yeros | February 4, 2016

Chinese New Year, also known as Spring Festival in China, begins on the 23rd day of the 12th lunar month of the Chinese calendar.  The festival lasts for about 23 days, ending on the 15th day of the first lunar month in the following year in the Chinese calendar. Bring the celebration into your home…

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

By Julie Yeros | September 23, 2015

“Jong-chyoh-jyeah dweye-ler!” Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! On Sunday, September 27 Chinese families will gather to celebrate this official holiday that is also known as the Chinese Moon Festival.  The traditions of the festival center around the moon, and the belief that a full moon is a symbol of peace and prosperity.  The festival is held on the night…