Traveling to China should buy?


in addition to visiting famous landmarks and structures. There are also many unique products that are considered the quintessence of China. If you are preparing to travel to China but do not know what to buy as a gift, please refer to the article below.
1. Tea
Chinese Oolong Tea
One of the most meaningful gifts when traveling to China is tea. China is also home to the most popular drink in the world. In addition, if you are planning to buy gifts for the elderly, especially grandparents and parents, tea is a good option to buy.


Since ancient times, Chinese people have also known how to grow and process tea leaves into delicious and healthy drinks. This is a popular gift, both good for health, easy to store, compact and easy to buy. There are many types of teas that can be found in China. But usually visitors will choose from the 5 most famous types of tea including: Oolong tea, green tea, rose tea, camellia and pressed tea.

Chinese Bich La Spring Tea
Bich La Xuan Tea is one of the best tea brands in China

Some brands of tea as gifts favored by tourists such as the emerald tea of Guangxi, the Longjing tea of the West Lake region, the tea set of Guan Yin specialties of Fujian or the special jasmine tea of Suzhou. You can find tea at markets, shops or tourist areas.

2. Ceramics
Chinese ceramics

It would be perfect if you buy tea as a gift and have an extra set of genuine ceramic teapots from China. And the unique and unique ceramic tea sets of this thousand-year-old country certainly can’t be off the list of unique gifts you should buy when traveling to China.

With advanced graphic arts that have been recognized all over the world. From the museums, eateries, restaurants, tea shops or souvenir shops, there are items made from ceramics and exquisitely painted from the talented hands of artisans.

Chinese ceramic artisan
A Chinese ceramic artisan is working

In addition to the tea drinking utensils, Chinese ceramics also do not lack the beautiful bowls, dishes, chopsticks, porcelain spoons that are hard to find elsewhere. If you have the opportunity to visit here, do not forget to buy exquisite tea sets, or the extremely beautiful ceramic chopsticks and chopsticks sets as gifts for your loved ones. Certainly, the tour is an opportunity for you to witness firsthand the world of ceramic art.

3. Silk

China is considered a “cradle” of silkworm raising and silk weaving. The country is considered to be the first country in the world to find techniques for growing mulberries and silk weaving from BC. The artisans have made the silk, brocade soft, delicate and elaborate. And surely few of us do not know about the famous “Silk Road” of China.

If before, Chinese silk from being favored only for kings, regal, today has been popular everywhere. Especially the quality is also getting better and better. Over thousands of years of history, Chinese silk has become increasingly elaborate and flawless. Handkerchiefs, scarves, lanterns or a cloud-soft fabric bought from the capital of silk such as Suzhou, Hangzhou, Sichuan, or Dandong will be meaningful and artistic.

Chinese silk
Some famous landmarks of this premium material in China can be mentioned such as Suzhou, Sichuan, Hangzhou, or Dandong.

Silk is also a gift loved by mothers and sisters. A lot of people choose evening dresses. An equally great option is traditional Chinese clothing. You can wear it during photo shoots …

4. Handicrafts
Handicrafts are the most special and valuable heritage of the long-standing culture in China. Traveling in China, you will not be surprised at the exquisite handicrafts from the skillful hands of skilled artisans.

Pearl chopsticks

You can easily find beautiful souvenirs such as embroidery, paper cutting or elaborate wood carvings … Goods in China are also very diverse in terms of goods, types, quality quality and price. You should choose carefully, you can consult the price with experienced people to avoid buying.

Every city in China has a famous shopping district with many unique characteristics. In Beijing, Wangfujing, in Suzhou, is the Quang Tien Walking Street, Thap Thap Toan Street; In Shanghai, there is a busy Nanjing Road. If you want to shop freely, you should not miss the two largest shopping centers in China, Guangzhou and Shenzhen, all goods from clothes, shoes, woolen, souvenirs to electronics. are all here.

Chinese handicraft stall
A handicraft stall in China

5. Calligraphy
China is also considered the starting point of Confucianism, hieroglyphics and famous calligraphy art. Steamed Chinese calligraphy