Attention, folks. We have an announcement about the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas
– we're talking about Golden Week. SHINE
reports that the holiday will be extended to eight days for National Day next year, lasting from Thursday 1 to Thursday 8 October. The extension's the result of a coincidental overlap with Mid-Autumn Festival. Naturally, the extra-long holiday comes at the expense of two make-up workdays on Sunday 27 September and Saturday 10 October, because China. Hopefully, nearly a year’s advance notice will help make planning your next trip a little easier, though.