Huaianers believe that Xuyi is the first area in China to start cooking crawfish and make it popular around the country. On June 12, 2014, Huai’an municipal government officially announced that the Xuyi Crawfish Folk Culture Festival is now a Non-material Cultural Heritage of Huai’an.
UN cultural agency UNESCO on Sunday granted its coveted World Heritage status to the Grand Canal in China. The listing will boost efforts to preserve and promote the famous waterway network. Here is some official information we collected for you.