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High-speed Services Added to Schedule


High-speed services connecting the Yangtze River Delta Region and the northeast China will open on December 28, 2013. High-speed trains will also run between the Region and Shenzhen.

Hainan Airlines to Launch Beijing-Boston Route


Hainan Airlines, a Chinese airline company, released on December 4, 2013 that it plans to launch direct flights between China's capital city Beijing and the U.S. city of Boston.

Chinese Zhusuan Listed As World Intangible Cultural Heritage


The Zhusuan of China was officially listed as an intangible cultural heritage at the 8th Annual UNESCO World Heritage Congress on December 4, 2013 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Chinese Baroque Buildings in Harbin to Open to Tourists


Chinas largest and best preserved buildings in the Chinese Baroque architectural style in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province have been renovated and will open to tourists at the beginning of 2014.

'Monsters' were seen in China's Tianchi Lake


It is reported by CCTV4 and other Chinese media that water monsters have been seen and videotaped by tourists recently in the Tianchi Lake, China's Xinjiang Province.

China's Dalian to Offer 72-hour Visa-free Stays


Dalian, the coastal city in northeast Chinas Liaoning Province, will start 72-hour visa-free stay service for foreign travelers from 45 countries on Jan. 1, 2014.

Forbidden City Museum Close to Public on Monday


The Forbidden City Museum in Beijing will close to public on every Monday from January 1, 2014 on.

Zhangjiajie to Have International Airport


Construction of an international airport has started in Zhangjiajie City, which is famous for its world natural heritage site Wulingyuan, announced the Hunan Airport Group on Nov. 20, 2013.

Chrysanthemum Flower Expo Held in Taipei


A chrysanthemum flower expo opened in Taipei, southeast China's Taiwan on Nov. 16, 2013, and it will last until Dec. 1.

Shanghai Ranked in Top 10 Cities to Visit in 2014


Shanghai, this world-famous city in China has been recommended as one of the worlds top 10 cities to visit in 2014 by Lonely Planet.

China's West Lake Named One of the World's 20 Most Beautiful Lakes


West Lake, in Hangzhou of Chinas east Zhejiang Province was named as one of the world's 20 most beautiful lakes recently by the Huffington Post.

Tibet's Medog County Restricts Tourist Arrivals


Local authorities in Medog County, the last county in China to gain road access to the outside world, announced on Nov. 13 that it would decrease the number of tourists to fewer than 15,000 annually by 2015.

China's Mount Wutai to Have Airport


Mount Wutai, which is located in north China's Shanxi Province, will be served by aviation before the end of 2015, the local government said on Nov.8, 2013.

New Year of Qiang Ethnic Minority Celebrated in Sichuan


People of Qiang ethnic minority in Lixian County of southwest China's Sichuan Province celebrated their new year on Nov. 3, 2013.

The 5th Leshan Giant Buddha Tourism Cultural Festival


The 5th Leshan Giant Buddha Tourism Cultural Festival kicked off on Oct. 30 in the city of Leshan in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Li River Is Selected As One of the World's 15 Best Rivers for Travelers


Li River in Guilin, Chinas south Guangxi Province is selected as one of the world's 15 best rivers for travelers by CNN.

Hainan to Host 2014 Global Tourism Summit


Hainan will host the 2014 World Travel and Tourism Council Global Summit next April.

Folk Costumes Show Held in Tibet


A Kamba costumes show was held on Oct. 21, 2013 in Chamdo Prefecture, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

Kaifeng Chrysanthemum Cultural Festival Kicked Off


The 31st Kaifeng Chrysanthemum Cultural Festival kicked off, during the festival, which from Oct. 18 to Nov. 18, 2013, people can enjoy about 130 varieties of chrysanthemum from nine countries.

100 Transformers on Display in Harbin, Northeast of China


Around one hundred metal transformers were displayed at Kelly Auto Plaza in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Oct. 13, 2013.