Caught up in the Chinese New Year
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 2/5/2020 at 10:03am
The Chinese New Year kicked off Saturday, Jan. 25.
It’s the year of the rat, which I could suggest was named for a number of people I could name!
The lunar year is divided into 13 categories, all named for an animal.
While traveling to the Far East once, I was caught up in the Chinese New Year by chance.
I had landed in Taipei, Taiwan from Osaka, Japan, on my way to Saigon.
I had a booking at...