Think hungry ghosts are the only specters in Chinese culture? Think again! Spooky spirits run amok not just in Chinese but many Asian cultures — and some of them scare the bejeezus out of us. Here are 10 of the most terrifying ghosts from Asian countries around the world.
In case you haven’t noticed, we’re huge noodle fans. That's why we're celebrating National Noodle Day early with these 10 absolutely slurpable fun facts about one of our favorite foods.
Happy Elephant Appreciation Day! Revered throughout Asia, the peaceful pachyderm is considered a symbol of wisdom, strength, and protection. But what else do you know about the gentle giant? Test your elephant IQ with these fun facts.
We’re back from Japan! While we’re sad our trip is over, we’re happy to bring you even more fun times and fun facts. Check it out!
Konnichiwa! As you may know, we’ve been on a sourcing trip for the past couple of weeks. In addition to having fun, we’ve had lots of random observances. Here are just a few!
You might already know about Lunar New Year, the biggest holiday in many Asian countries, but how about the second biggest holiday?
Puffy. Eggy. Mildly sweet. You might know it well: the Chinese sponge cake. This Friday, Aug. 23, is National Sponge Cake Day, and we’re celebrating with six flavorful fun facts about this popular Asian dessert.
A real rice paddy is growing at the World Trade Center’s Oculus Plaza, and it’s because of Pearl River friend, lifestyle brand LUCKYRICE.
Let’s face it: when it comes to parental holidays, Father’s Day plays second fiddle to celebrations for moms. But that doesn’t make it any less important. Here are eight things you might not know about Father’s Day traditions throughout Asia.
You probably have your own Mother’s Day traditions, whether it’s showering Mom with flowers and other gifts, taking her out for a meal, or giving her breakfast in bed, but have you ever wondered about traditions in other countries? Today we take a look at how seven Asian countries fete their moms.
It's a game you might be familiar with. You might even know how to play. But how much do you really know about mahjongg? Find out!