chinese lantern festival http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/34118/all en China's Spring Festival http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5760139 <p>The celebrations commemorating Chinese New Year &mdash; also known as the Spring Festival &mdash; are well under way. Thousands of people across China have gathered to celebrate the Year of the Snake, but the focus has certainly turned to the annual Lantern Festival.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5760139" target="_blank">read more</a></p> chinese lantern festival chinese new year chinese spring festival Travel/Tourism China Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:53:00 +0000 News Desk 5760139 at http://www.globalpost.com