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.
The Baihuazhou Historical and Cultural Block features some of the 126 intangible cultural heritage and traditional handicrafts of the city, as well as about 100 inheritors, including those of shadow puppetry, paper-cutting, wood carving and clay rabbit figurine making.
Shandong artists have taken up their brushes to depict stories of ordinary people from all walks of life in the fight against the novel coronavirus pneumonia and in their efforts to return to work.