For Zeng Zhenyu, an expert in studying the Chinese language for over three decades, Chinese characters carry both philosophical thoughts and cultural genes in their images and meanings, thanks to their evolution over thousands of years.
A competition focusing on creative cultural and tourism products concluded in Jinan, Shandong province on Nov 15.
The city of Zaozhuang, Shandong province has arranged for opera performers and artists to teach traditional operas in local schools.
"It's really different and amazing. I hope I can learn it," said Muhammad Mudassar Riaz from Pakistan while visiting a national intangible heritage base for mantis boxing during a trip to Yantai, Shandong province on Oct 28.
Recently, a "Mona Lisa" on a square in Yinan county, East China's Shandong Province, has caught people's attention.
An exhibition at the Shandong Museum in Jinan, Shandong province, is displaying well-preserved garments of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
The 15th day of the eighth lunar month is the Mid-Autumn Festival, a celebration that focuses on the moon.