50 Facts About China That Sound Fake But Are Totally True

9. Keeping Crickets As Pets

Did you know that crickets are a commercially available food source in some parts of the world? If you haven’t tasted cricket, you should know that it takes like nutty chicken.

In China, many kids often keep crickets as pets. Moreover, cricket fighting is a sport in the country which dates back to the 14th century. Beijing even hosts an annual Chinese National Cricket-fighting tournament.