Chinese New Year in Hatyai

Boyfriend said it’s boring to spend Chinese New Year in local, so here we go, say hi to Hatyai! Staying in Alor Setar does has an advantage, you know. Traveling to Hatyai takes only around 2 hours if you get bored of the paddy fields already. This would be the second time i spent my Chinese New Year at oversea, after Macau; and it seem like Hatyai is more happening surprisingly. However it is stated online that only 14% of the population in Thailand are chinese but the celebration is pretty big, probably even the Thais do celebrate as well because they just love holidays and parties.

For me, it doesn’t matter where i celebrate Chinese New Year as long as i have my loved ones together. Chinese New Year is just an occasion or works as a reminder to gather with your family and spend some time with them. But if you always do then it’ll be the best, because you’ll never know when is everyone’s “last day”.

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