Welcome to China.
We are here at the snow and ice festival in the northern city of Harbin,
where many families come to start their celebrations of Chinese New Year.
This time of year sees the largest annual
when a six of the world's
travels home to
with their families.
That is around a billion people making 3.5 billion journeys in a 40 day period.
Join us over the next three nights as we find out what it is like to be at the world's biggest party.
Yes, get your party props ready. Here is what is coming up.
Three, two, one, ago!
Over the next three nights we will be based here in icy Harbin and way down south in
exploring how the Chinese experience the most important festival in their
It is like watching a magic trick.
annual event and experience the richness of Chinese culture.
From how families prepare for festivities to be celebrations on the day itself.
Across the series I'll be focusing on New Year technology and traditions.
Happy New Year. Ganbei.
I'll discover the amazing way that
China used to
And tonight, the Hairy Bikers will be helping out to the world's largest motorbike