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Written on 2018-10-17 6:00 PM

The “Hometown of Confucius, Friendly Shandong” International Travel Photography group now is at Temple and Cemetery of Mencius at Zoucheng in Jining city. They had the chance to see the performance of the ancient “Crowning Ceremony”        Where? Jining City

Written on 2018-10-02 2:15 PM

Confucius Six Arts City is at Qufu in Jining. In here, you can experience what Confucius Six Arts were about, the content include ritual, music, archery, riding, books the number. The place is designed from the hometown of Confucius’s oriental garden with its unique architectural style   Where? Qufu in Jining

Written on 2018-09-27 4:32 PM

The Mid-Autumn Festival is the most fun when having fun and experiencing cultural traditions with someone else. In Zoucheng area of Jining, an abundant variety of activities gave people a chance to celebrate the festival while having fun. The Meng Family mansion offered its place to teach visitors to make moon cakes from scratch. There were […]

Written on 2018-09-27 3:13 PM

‘Tis the harvest season again! And fish hunting has become an early autumn ritual at Qufu, the hometown of Chinese “saint” philosopher Confucius. Seasonal dining is an important cornerstone of Confucian cuisine and fish has always been the biggest treat of this time of the year. To add fun to taste, local fish farms also […]

Written on 2018-09-27 1:11 PM

If Spring Festival can be compared to Christmas, Mid-Autumn Festival that celebrates family union and harmony probably finds no parallel in the West. It’s the second most important festival for ethnic Chinese all around the world because family has been at the center of Chinese philosophy for thousands of years since “saint” Confucius defined it […]

Written on 2018-08-17 5:36 PM

Tombs of Confucian Family were built for Confucius himself and his offsprings. The major spots for sightseeing are the Tomb of Confucius, the Arch of Yu Family, and the Zigong Tree. Tombs of Confucian Family are the oldest family tombs which occupy the largest area with the best preservation in the world. In total, they […]

Written on 2018-08-16 5:32 PM

The first ever Jining International Light Festival takes place between August 3rd to August 19th. With more than 60 light show designers throughout the world, there are more than 13 million lights displayed in this festival. This is an ultimate visual feast to appreciate the beauty, talent, and creativity of the art of lights. Nothing […]

Written on 2018-07-24 3:00 AM

During the summer, students and teachers often gather at the Confucius Temple in Jining to celebrate their strong bond built over the time of their classes there; and to also pay tribute to Confucius. One of Confucius’ theories is that the relationship between teachers and students should be almost as strong as the relationship between […]

Written on 2018-07-10 4:37 PM

Nanyang Ancient Town is located in Weishan County, Jining, and it is one of the four major towns that developed the canal culture in China. During the Ming and Qing dynasty, many businesses thrived from this small town, and it even attracted business people from all over China to open their stores, hotels, restaurants, etc. […]

Written on 2018-07-09 3:18 PM

In the morning, you can take the ferry to the Weishan Island tourist pier, and then take the bamboo raft to arrive at the Lotus Garden. 1) Lotus Garden Once at the Lotus Garden, you will be immediately hit by the fresh aroma and joyful sensation these flowers bring. While enjoying the flowers, you are […]