lunar new year

Tet: the forgotten Vietnamese new year

The entire house is pungent with the sweet smell of incense, while every square inch of the dinner table is covered with traditional dishes.  Tempted by the appealing sight, I stealthily sneak a...

Chinese New Year: food shopping in Chinatown's most popular grocery store

The lunar new year on Monday saw thousands of Vancouverites welcoming the Year of the Dragon, but today Chinatown has settled down.

Chinese New Year Parade 2011: Slideshow

Rain didn't keep the crowds from ringing in the Year of the Rabbit at the Chinese New Year's parade in Vancouver today. The cymbals were put to use as hats.