I really enjoy the new popular BBC documentary Chinese New Year: the Biggest Celebration on Earth which exploring New Year celebrations in China. In fact Chinese New Year is one of the biggest events on the planet and every year a sixth of the world’s population travels home to celebrate with their families. 我真的非常喜欢BBC新出纪录片中国年:全球最大的庆典,这部片子剖析了中国这一传统新年欢庆活动。事实上,春节乃世界上规模最大的活动之一,每年此时,相当于全球约六分之一的人口会赶回家里和家人们共度佳节。 234 Chinese-new-year-635073 As a global citizen, you might miss some of your own hometown traditional lunar New Year celebration because you are away from home. However doesn’t matter where you are there will be a Chinese New Year celebration. 作为世界公民,远离家乡,您可能会牵挂起自己家乡传统的新春年味。然而,无论您身在何方,如今都能加入到这一盛大的节庆之中。 897 Want to strut your homesick in the Chinese new year where ever you are? Living overseas or travelling doesn't have to mean forgoing the festivities. Here are some interesting  places where you can celebrate Lunar New Year in your own way from CNN report published in Jan 2017. 想在异地他国的新春表达下您的思乡之情?旅居海外或人在旅途中的人,不代表着就要错失节日的欢乐。根据CNN在2017年1月发布的一份报道,您也能以自己的方式在下面这些有趣的地方欢度自己的中国年。 amazing-chinese-new-year-fact --Sha Tin Racecourse, Hong Kong Not just for professional punters, Sha Tin's Chinese New Year race is a family-friendly activity. January 30, free entry for tourists; first race at 12:30 p.m.; Sha Tin Racecourse, Sha Tin, Hong Kong --香港沙田马场 即便您不是资深赌徒也没关系,沙田马场的开年跑马赛是适合全家人的活动。 1月30日,游客免票入场;首赛开场于下午12:30; 香港沙田 170112220252-lny-hong-kong-chinese-new-year-race-exlarge-169 -Allas Sea Pool, Helsinki What better way to usher in the Year of the Rooster than a deep cleansing spa and sauna? Allas Sea Pool is a public Finnish sauna complex offering an amazing view of Helsinki. You can take a dip in one of the sea-facing pools before enjoying a steaming sauna session indoors. Allas Sea Pool, Katajanokanlaituri 2, Helsinki 00160 Finland --赫尔辛基阿拉斯海水泳池 还有什么比做一个深度清洁的水疗和桑拿来迎接农历鸡年的更好方式了?阿拉斯海水泳池是一个对公众开放的芬兰桑拿会馆,在馆内能欣赏到赫尔辛基迷人的景色。您可以任选一个面向大海的泳池,沉浸其中,随后再充分享受一下室内的蒸汽桑拿。 阿拉斯海水泳池, Katajanokanlaituri 2, Helsinki 00160 Finland 161107163625-finnish-sauna-allas-sea-pool-045-exlarge-169 --Awakenings Eindhoven, The Netherlands Now in its eighth year, Awakenings Eindhoven has all the techno essentials; a warehouse, an urban location and one of the world's best techno line-ups. January 28, Awakenings Eindhoven, Klokgebouw Eindhoven, The Netherlands; ticket costs €42, or $45 --荷兰埃因霍温Awakenings 音乐节 时值第八个年头,Awakenings 音乐节具备了一切电子音乐元素;厂房,坐落在市区,还有世界顶尖的电音阵容。 1月28日 Awakenings Eindhoven, Klokgebouw Eindhoven, The Netherlands;票价42欧或45美元 awakenings-festival-eindhoven -Los Glaciares, Patagonia, Argentina Boost your stamina this Lunar New Year. Stamina strengthening can be achieved by trekking the stunning Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina's Patagonia.The park is famous for its dramatic landscapes, including 47 large glaciers and three big lakes. January and February lie in the warmer summer months and are considered the ideal time to visit. --阿根廷巴塔哥尼亚冰川国家公园 这个新年提升下坚毅的品格吧。在阿根廷巴塔哥尼亚,到鬼斧神工的冰川国家公园里跋山涉水,您就能给自己的毅力一次历练。公园的自然景观让人叹为观止,您能在此欣赏到47大冰川和三个大型的湖泊组成的奇景。 一月和二月为当地温暖的夏季,是观光的理想时间。 170112220012-lny-argentina-patagonia-exlarge-169 --Chinatown, San Francisco A series of events are lined up for the 15-day festival, including a parade featuring more than a 100 floats and assorted performances including a 28-foot-long Golden Dragon float. San Francisco's 2017's Chinese New Year Parade takes place on February 11, at 5:15 p.m., starting from the corner of 2nd and Market Streets --旧金山中国城 在15天的假期里排满了一系列的活动,包括有100辆花车参与的大游行以及丰富多样的表演节目,其中还有28英尺长由金狮装点的彩车。 旧金山2017新春大游行2月11日下午5:15开始于2nd and Market Streets 街口 banner --Disney California Adventure Park/Universal Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles Apart from dressing their characters for the festival, both parks are bringing in new characters during Lunar New Year -- Po and Tigress (from Kung Fu Panda) for Universal Studios and Mulan and Mushu for Disney. Disney California Adventure Park, 1313 Harbor Blvd. Anaheim, California Universal Studios Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California --洛杉矶迪斯尼加州冒险乐园/好莱坞环球影城 除了往常的节日卡通角色,这两个游乐园都在农历新年里加入了新人物 –环球影城里熊猫阿宝和娇虎(来自功夫熊猫),迪斯尼有花木兰和木须。 迪斯尼加州冒险乐园, 1313 Harbor Blvd. 加利福尼亚阿纳海姆 好莱坞环球影城, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California images0HGMBCWW --Around the city, Sydney Many of the city's iconic landmarks including the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Town Hall will be illuminated bright red during the festival. --悉尼,环市游 这座城市的很多标志性建筑像悉尼歌剧院、海港大桥以及市政厅都将在农历中国新年被点亮,焕发节日红红火火的喜庆色彩。 Chinese_new_year16 --Central London, London London claims to throw the biggest Chinese New Year party outside Asia. The day begins with a colorful Chinese parade that winds its way through the streets of the downtown West End district, followed by stage performances in Trafalgar Square. There are traditional dance troupes, acrobats, dragon and flying lion dances, opera and martial arts acts. And the celebration will ends with a fireworks spectacular. --伦敦中区 伦敦宣城今年将举办亚洲范围之外规模最大的中国年派对。 盛大的派对由色彩缤纷的中国巡游拉开大幕,游行队伍将蜿蜒穿过西区中心街道,随后在特拉法加广场将有舞台节目。涵盖了传统舞蹈、杂技、舞龙舞狮、戏剧和功夫表演。最后以壮观的烟火秀收尾。 londons-chinese-new-year1 --Quang Ba Flower Market, Hanoi, Vietnam One essential must-have for Vietnam's Lunar New Year, the most eye-catching bouquets (usually peach blossom or ochna integerrima, the bright yellow blossom favored during Tet) amid the whirr and screech of the city's ubiquitous motorcycles, all transporting bright bunches of flowers on their pillions. --越南河内Quang Ba鲜花市场 对于越南的农历新年来说,鲜花总是必不可少的(通常为桃花或金莲木,在Tet明黄色的花团总是受人欢迎)。在河内,摩托车呼啸着穿行而过,后座上无一例外地都会载上漂亮的花束,成为大街小巷一道赏心悦目的流动风景。
Ships at Saigon Flower Market at Tet, Vietnam
Ships at Saigon Flower Market at Tet, Vietnam
--Maggie Choo's, Bangkok Travelling in Bangkok, Maggie Choo's, a 1930s Shanghai-themed bar in the heart of Bangkok, is a great way to celebrate the Spring Festival in style. Maggie Choo's, 320 Silom Road Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand --曼谷Maggie Choo's酒吧 如果来到曼谷,不要错过了Maggie Choo's这家位于市中心的1930年代老上海主题风情酒吧,您可以在此别具型格地欢度农历新年佳节。 Maggie Choo's, 320 Silom Road Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand images699LRPW2 angela-signature2-a-moved-out-1

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Angela Bi is an international citizen who has lived both in Shanghai and Vancouver Canada. She’s worked in immigration for over a decade and has experienced first hand the joys of living overseas. Angela Bi 是生活在中国上海及加拿大温哥华两地的世界公民。她从事专业移民行业已有十余载,并掌握着旅居海外的一手乐活体验。

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