Now, I know this ending probably isn’t what most of us hoped for. That’s because this isn’t meant to be your average love story. Rather, it’s a story about true love and persevering through great difficulties (even if it means only seeing your partner once a year).
So for those in long-distance relationships, this story may be somewhat to your heart. That’s why Chinese Valentine’s Day is just for you.
When is Chinese Valentine’s Day?
Mark your calendars because Chinese Valentine’s Day falls on Thursday, 4 August! In 2023, Qixi Festival will fall on Tuesday, 22 August. In 2024, it will be celebrated on Saturday, 10 August.
What are some Qixi Festival traditions?
In the days gone by, Qixi Festival was an occasion for women to demonstrate the skills needed for marriage. Nowadays, the holiday follows Western Valentine’s Day traditions for couples to exchange gifts.
Here, we’ve put together some romantic gift ideas to help put a smile on your sweetheart’s face!