East China's Shandong province boasts a long history and rich culture, and is known as the hometown of Confucius.
Qufu, the birthplace of Confucius, has developed into a popular destination within China's cultural tourism scene.
If you are visiting Jinan, don't forget to pick up some souvenirs. The city has many creative cultural products that will help you remember the city long after you leave.
A major exhibition at the Confucius Museum in Qufu, Shandong province opened on April 24, showcasing the richness and diversity of Asian cultures.
Heze, the "peony capital of China", is known for its peony-related tourist sites and products, as well as for an art form known as "farmer's painting", which typically focuses on peony blossoms.
An online training course on Chinese paper-cutting and sachet making was launched by the China Cultural Center in Seoul on April 18.
The Confucius Institute Headquarters recently replied to the Education Department of Shandong Province and officially approved of cooperation between Shandong Normal University and the University of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia and the establishment of a Confucius Institute at the University of Jeddah, which would be the first Confucius Institute in Saudi Arabia.