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  1. Tulip, cherry flowers in full blossom in China's West Lake scenic area

    03.29 / 03:02 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Tourists walk under cherry blossoms at the Taiziwan Park in the West Lake scenic area in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, March 27, 2017. Tulip and cherry flowers were in full blossom these… …
  2. Fuyuan karst caves in Yunan open to public in time for summer

    03.29 / 03:02 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    The Fuyuan karst caves in Yunnan province, March 27, 2017. A cluster of karst caves covering 4.2 kilometers to the west of Fuyuan county, Qujing city in Yunnan province, feature rarely seen stalagmites. The longest can reach 8 meters. At the entrance of the caves stand four naturally formed bridges, their heights ranging from 6 to 25m, creating a spectacular sight. The karst caves were discovered in the last century by local villagers and a protective development plan has… …
  3. Ancient stronghold Yangguan Pass now a tourist attraction

    03.29 / 03:02 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    The Yangguan Pass scenic spot in Dunhuang City, Northwest China’s Gansu Province. Yangguan Pass, known as a defense line along the Great Wall, is famous also for Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) poet Wang Wei’s lines - 'Oh, my friend, I sincerely entreat you to have another cup of wine; you will see no more friends west out of the Yangguan Pas…
  4. They travel virtually for you

    03.29 / 02:27 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    In a growing group, new-media pros make a living by selling their real-time experience as tourists. It's probably the most envied job in the world-to get free in-depth travel all over the world and sometimes with a sizable income, t…
  5. Shanghai's countryside parks offer something for everyone

    03.29 / 02:07 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Changxing Island Countryside Park Countryside parks with vast wetlands, farmlands, forests and lakes are casting a new light on Shanghai's image as a concrete jungle and provide ideal venues for leisure and relaxation. According to local greenery authorities, another three countryside parks will soon be opened in Songjiang, Minhang and Jiading districts. As the Qingming Festival holiday approaches, follow Shanghai Daily as we explore the city's ecological…
  6. China Southern announces tie-up deal with American Airlines

    03.29 / 01:30 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    China Southern Airlines, the country's biggest carrier by passenger volume, said Tuesday that American Airlines would acquire a stake in a tie-up deal under the mixed-ownership reform…
  7. DPRK capital, northeast China city open charter flight

    03.29 / 01:30 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    The capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Pyongyang and northeast China's city of Dandong Tuesday opened a twice weekly charter…
  8. Top tourism province Yunnan goes harsh on kickbacks

    03.29 / 01:30 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Southwest China's Yunnan, the top province for tourists, rolled out harsh regulations to tackle tourist…
  9. Launch of world's fourth biggest cruise liner

    03.29 / 01:30 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    The world's fourth biggest cruise liner "The Norwegian Joy" has been launched for its maiden voyage from Papenburg,…
  10. China's Yunnan: 'Strictest' measures to ban forced shopping

    03.29 / 01:30 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Southwest China's Yunnan Province will ban designated shops for tourists in an effort to crack down on forced shopping at its tourist attractions, according to measures on the management of the province's tourism market released on…
  11. 1 more Vietnamese airline launches air route to China's Hong Kong

    03.28 / 12:08 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Vietnam's budget airline Jetstar Pacific on Monday launched a 180-seat Airbus A320 from the country's central Da Nang city to China's Hong…
  12. Spring scenery of peach flowers near Juyongguan Pass of Great Wall

    03.28 / 12:08 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    A train runs through a field of peach flowers near the Juyongguan Pass of the Great Wall in Beijing, capital of China, March 26, 2017. (Xinhua/Li Zhiming) Follow China.org.cn on… …
  13. Spiral sightseeing platform to open to public in Changsha

    03.28 / 12:08 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Photo taken on March 27, 2017 shows the overview of the spiral sightseeing platform at the Meixi Lake in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province. Made from 7,000 tonnes of steel, the spiral sightseeing platform is 35 meters high with a diameter of 86 meters. The construction of this sightseeing platform is almost completed and will open… …
  14. Yunnan to clean up tourism industry

    03.28 / 12:08 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Yunnan province will introduce 22 measures to clean up the local tourism industry, the provincial tourism administrative authority said on…
  15. Cold front brings rainfall to Beijing

    03.24 / 06:04 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Photo taken on March 23, 2017 shows fallen plum blossoms in rain at the Beijing Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) City Wall Relics Park in Beijing, capital of China. A cold front brought rainfall to Beijing on Thursday, and a snowfall is expected to… …
  16. Wild white swans return to suburban Miyun District of Beijing

    03.24 / 06:04 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Wild white swans fly over the Qingshui River in suburban Miyun District of Beijing, capital of China, March 13, 2017. A large number of wild white swans, which had not appeared in the Qingshui River in the past a dozen years, returned to the district thanks to the… …
  17. Ancient Jingyin Temple built on cliff in SW China's Chongqing

    03.24 / 06:04 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    Aerial photo taken on March 22, 2017 shows the Jingyin Temple on a cliff of Gujian Mountain in Qijiang District of southwest China's Chongqing. The ancient Jingyin Temple was initially built in the Song… …
  18. Thailand launches campaign in Shanghai to attract business travelers

    03.24 / 02:17 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Travel
    A promotional campaign designed to encourage more Chinese business travelers to visit Thailand was launched in Shanghai on…