Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year
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Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year

Clip from Real Chinese

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See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? ...

See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? Who comes together to celebrate?

The Chinese Zodiac
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The Chinese Zodiac

Clip from Chinese New Year: The Biggest Celebration on Earth

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This Chinese Zodiac has 12 symbols and the New Year is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. Which sign is your birth year under? What phase of the moon indicates Lunar ...

This Chinese Zodiac has 12 symbols and the New Year is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. Which sign is your birth year under? What phase of the moon indicates Lunar New Year before Spring arrives? What are the 12 animals for each Zodiac sign?

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
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The Trail Of Genghis Khan: In The Skin Of A Wolf

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 July 28, 2010

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In 2004, young Australian adventurer Tim Cope embarked on a journey of a lifetime - travelling 10,000kms alone on horseback across the Eurasian steppe, filming this six-part ...

In 2004, young Australian adventurer Tim Cope embarked on a journey of a lifetime - travelling 10,000kms alone on horseback across the Eurasian steppe, filming this six-part series along the way. From the former Mongol capital Karakorum to the Danube River in Hungary, through diverse nations linked by nomadic roots, Tim retraced the path of the first nomads and followed the route taken by the legendary Genghis Khan as he forged his great empire.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
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The Trail Of Genghis Khan: The Land That God Forgot

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 August 4, 2010

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Australian adventurer Tim Cope continues his amazing journey across the Eurasian steppe from Mongolia to Hungary. With a perilous winter approaching, Tim must now cross ...

Australian adventurer Tim Cope continues his amazing journey across the Eurasian steppe from Mongolia to Hungary. With a perilous winter approaching, Tim must now cross Kazakhstan, the largest nomad nation on Earth stretching thousands of kilometres through rugged mountains, desolate steppe and desert to the Caspian Sea.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
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The Trail Of Genghis Khan: Ships Of The Desert

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 August 11, 2010

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Australian adventurer Tim Cope has now travelled 3,000 kilometres across Mongolia and the frozen steppe of Kazakhstan, enduring the coldest winter in 40 years. Now he must ...

Australian adventurer Tim Cope has now travelled 3,000 kilometres across Mongolia and the frozen steppe of Kazakhstan, enduring the coldest winter in 40 years. Now he must cross the scorching hot Kazakh desert.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
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The Trail Of Genghis Khan: No Place For Nomads

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 August 18, 2010

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With his three horses and his dog Tigon, Tim has now travelled more than 4000 kilometres across Mongolia and Kazakhstan to the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia in Southern ...

With his three horses and his dog Tigon, Tim has now travelled more than 4000 kilometres across Mongolia and Kazakhstan to the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia in Southern Russia. With the passing of his second winter he must now press on across Russia to the Black Sea and Crimea.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:28

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: Taking The Reins

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 August 25, 2010

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With his three horses and dog, Tigon, Tim Cope has now travelled more than 7,000 kilometres across Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and Crimea into mainland Ukraine. Facing his ...

With his three horses and dog, Tigon, Tim Cope has now travelled more than 7,000 kilometres across Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and Crimea into mainland Ukraine. Facing his third winter and with just 2,000 kilometres to Hungary, it seemed that he was finally on the home run until he received tragic news from Australia. His world shattered, Tim leaves his horses with a local man and flies back to Australia. Tim is faced with a dilemma: to stay with his family or return to complete the journey. After four months he makes the painful decision to return.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
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The Trail Of Genghis Khan: The Last Frontier

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 September 1, 2010

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After mourning the loss of his father, Australian adventurer Tim Cope returns to continue his journey and now has to face the greatest physical challenge - crossing the ...

After mourning the loss of his father, Australian adventurer Tim Cope returns to continue his journey and now has to face the greatest physical challenge - crossing the highest peaks of the Carpathian Mountains. Beyond them lies the Danube River, which represents the end of the Eurasian steppe and the very edge of the nomad world.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Guangzhou

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC November 27, 2010

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Intercultural Understanding

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Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. A brilliant young chef, Kylie delighted audiences ...

Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. A brilliant young chef, Kylie delighted audiences with her first two series: Kylie Kwong: Heart and Soul and Kylie Kwong: Simply Magic, which both illustrated her passion for food and cooking. This new series begins in the Guangdong province in the south of China. This is the region of plenty, and the roots of many Chinese now living in Australia, Canada and USA.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Hong Kong

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC December 4, 2010

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Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese ...

Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese culinary traditions in the familiar surroundings of Hong Kong. As she works her way through flying fish and urinating shrimps, Kylie wonders if there is such a thing as typical Hong Kong food. She finds the answer in a speakeasy.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Fujian

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC December 11, 2010

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This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese culinary traditions in the Fujian province on China's south coast. The region is the ancestral homeland of millions of ...

This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese culinary traditions in the Fujian province on China's south coast. The region is the ancestral homeland of millions of Chinese who live outside China in SE Asia. The region is also home to oysters, ketchup and China's gypsies, the Hakka.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Hangzhou

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC December 18, 2010

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This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese culinary traditions in the Hangzhou region located on the Yangtze River Delta. Hangzhou is the gateway to the Grand Canal ...

This week, Kylie continues her search for Chinese culinary traditions in the Hangzhou region located on the Yangtze River Delta. Hangzhou is the gateway to the Grand Canal and well-known for its scenic beauty.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Shanghai

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC January 1, 2011

Design and technologies

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Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week, Kylie continues her journey along the ...

Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week, Kylie continues her journey along the Eastern seaboard and reaches China's largest and youngest city - Shanghai.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Yangzhou

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC January 8, 2011

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Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week she travels to Yangzhou on the north ...

Kylie Kwong returns to the land of her ancestors and confronts the vast contrasts of China to take us on a culinary journey. This week she travels to Yangzhou on the north bank of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. In this small but elegant, 'olde worlde city' which has given its name to a fried rice dish, Kylie finds herself in a cooking school of fine-cutting and fails miserably in Chinese pastry making

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Sichuan

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC January 15, 2011

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This week Kylie heads out to the Western frontier, to the Sichuan Province which is famous for its tea, spice and peppercorns. Sichuan's capital Chengdu is also known for its ...

This week Kylie heads out to the Western frontier, to the Sichuan Province which is famous for its tea, spice and peppercorns. Sichuan's capital Chengdu is also known for its traffic jams. Just like its famous opera, Sichuan food is hidden under many faces and not all of it is spicy.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Shandong

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC January 22, 2011

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This week Kylie heads north, to the Shandong Province, the land of bone-chilling winds and harsh winters. She pays homage to the greatest Chinese chef in history - Confucius - ...

This week Kylie heads north, to the Shandong Province, the land of bone-chilling winds and harsh winters. She pays homage to the greatest Chinese chef in history - Confucius - and wonders if she will ever taste any of his recipes.

Kylie Kwong: My China
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Kylie Kwong: My China: Beijing

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC January 29, 2011

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This week, Kylie's tour of China comes to an end and she heads to Beijing to pay homage to the country's capital on the eve of the Olympic Games. Despite the massive landscape ...

This week, Kylie's tour of China comes to an end and she heads to Beijing to pay homage to the country's capital on the eve of the Olympic Games. Despite the massive landscape upheaval, Kylie finds the ultra-traditional co-existing with the uber-modern.

Shanghai Tales
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Shanghai Tales: War Of Growing Up

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 March 4, 2011

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Portrays modern China through the lives of the people living in one of its busiest and most iconic cities. Tonight, the lives of a class of school children during their final ...

Portrays modern China through the lives of the people living in one of its busiest and most iconic cities. Tonight, the lives of a class of school children during their final year before graduating to high school. An insightful look into the Chinese education system that generates a powerful and compelling narrative formed from the dynamics of the classroom.