Dong dong qiang! Multimedia journalist Kimberly Jow delves behind the scenes of various Chinese New Year traditions: lion dance, snacks, and Chinese zodiac forecasts. She also heads to Chinatown to disturb innocent passers-by preparing for the festive season. Will she be able to dance without falling? Get through the video without eating whatever she’s supposed to sell? Ask appropriate questions? Probably not. —– Kimberly Jow Instagram: @dontaddmeonfb Subscribe to The Straits Times YouTube channel for free: https://www.youtube.com/user/StraitsT… Get the latest news updates: http://www.straitstimes.com Follow The Straits Times online: Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/STcom Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheStraitsTimes Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/straits_times/ About The Straits Times: The Straits Times, the English flagship daily of SPH, has been serving readers for more than a century. Launched on July 15, 1845, its comprehensive coverage of world news, East Asian news, Southeast Asian news, home news, sports news, financial news and lifestyle updates makes The Straits Times the most-read newspaper in Singapore.