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Interesting Facts about China

China Interesting Facts

China, officially People's Republic of China, is a country in Asia. Here are some interesting facts about China:

  • Duration of New Year in China is 15 days.
  • Soldiers in Ancient China occasionally used paper armor.
  • Around 9,000 rooms make up the Beijing palace complex known as the Forbidden City.
  • A Chinese celebration in the spring features boat races featuring dragon motifs.
  • Chinese railroads could round the globe twice if they were all combined.
  • In China sticky rice was used to create the mortar that held the stones of the Great Wall together.
  • In China the 94 "ice men" who made ice cream for Tang of Shang in the 7th century.
  • The giant pandas of China are skilled swimmers.
  •  A large number of Chinese emperors believed they were dragon ancestors.
  • China is home to half of all pigs on world.
  • Red is a color that Chinese brides frequently wear because it is fortunate.
  • Chinese people make up one in every five individuals on the planet.
  • With around 1.3 billion inhabitants, China is the most populated country on the planet.
  • In Chinese folklore, a monster by the name of "Nian" (Chinese for "year") emerges on New Year's Eve to devour humans.
  • Since 2009, Facebook has been prohibited in China.
  • China devoured 42.5 billion boxes of instant noodles in 2011.
  •  The costliest Olympics were held in Beijing in 2008. They were $40 billion in cost.
  • Chinese inventors created paper money.
  • Table tennis is the national sport of China.
  • China forbids reincarnation. You need approval from the government.
  • China is a vast country located in East Asia. It shares borders with Afghanistan, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Vietnam.

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