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Watermifoil planted in Xitang town's river for purifying water

Photo taken on May 25, 2017 shows the watermifoil in a river in Xitang ancient town, east China's Zhejiang Province. Watermifoil is planted in the town's river for purifying water.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 14:31:00

Scenery of Dulong River Gorge in SW China's Yunnan

Photo taken on May 25, 2017 shows the houses of Dulong ethnic group beside Dulong River in Gongshan Dulong and Nu Autonomous County, southwest China's Yunnan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 11:07:20

Nanzheng Xianglushan scenic zone in NW China

Photo taken on May 25, 2017 shows blossoms of alpine azalea in the Nanzheng Xianglushan scenic zone in Nanzheng county of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, May 25, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 9:04:53

Aerial view of Tangshan City in north China's Hebei

Aerial photo taken on May 25, 2017 shows a plaza in Tangshan City in north China's Hebei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 8:38:39

Ski mountaineering at Gangshika in Qinghai

In Northwest China's Qinghai Province, Mountain Gangshika offers travelers an experience that will make them think they have traveled through time: fresh snow on the highlands.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/26 5:03:39

China's Xiamen to hold 9th BRICS Summit

Photo taken on May 18, 2017 by a drone shows old buildings on Gulangyu Island and modern structures in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province. The 9th BRICS Summit will be held in Xiamen in September.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 14:43:35

Lily garden attracts visitors in Jiangxi Province, E China

Tourists visit a lily garden in Baishui Town of Wanzai County, east China's Jiangxi Province, May 24, 2017. Wanzai County, with a history of planting lilies for about 500 years, has around 3,000 mu (200 hectares) of Longya lilies to attract visitors. Its lily products have been sold to many countries and regions.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 9:04:35

Bottlenose dolphins relocated in NE China's Heilongjiang

A dolphin interacts with a keeper at an aquarium in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, May 24, 2017. Two bottlenose dolphins were relocated here on Wednesday from Shenyang of Liaoning Province through land transportation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 8:57:45

Water level of Huangguoshu Waterfall rises due to heavy rainfall

Aerial photo taken on May 24, 2017 shows the Huangguoshu Waterfall in Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province. Water level of the waterfall rised due to the heavy rainfall recently.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 8:55:55

Bougainvillea blossoms in China's Fujian

Photo taken on May 17, 2017 shows blossoms of Bougainvillea in Xiamen City of southeast China's Fujian Province. Bougainvillea became the city flower of Xiamen in 1986.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/24 14:48:24

Hukou Waterfall of Yellow River in N China

Aerial photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows the Hukou Waterfall of the Yellow River in Jixian County, north China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/24 8:49:39

Int'l Day of Biological Diversity marked in La Garita, Costa Rica

Owls looks on at a wildlife rescue center in La Garita, Alajuela province, Costa Rica, on May 22, 2017. The International Day of Biological Diversity is commemorated annually on May 22, and this year's theme is "Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism".
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/24 8:45:18

Marvelous sunset glows upon Beijing

Photo taken on May 22, 2017 shows the sunset glow at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, capital of China.
Source: Xinhua - Ecns.cn | 2017/5/23 8:47:32

Ethiopian Airlines to start flights to Chengdu of China

Ethiopia's state owned air carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is to start flights to Chengdu, the capital of China's southwest Sichuan province, on May 22, adding its roster of destinations to the world's most populous nation to five.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/19 7:46:40

Heading from south Vietnam to Beijing by train

Going from south of Vietnam to China's capital Beijing by land will take you some 3,500 kilometers. It doesn't seem that far, but considering that Vietnam's train travel is a lot slower than Chinese trains, it does take a bit of time.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/18 22:26:36

Aerial photo of centerless ferris wheel in E China

A car drives past a centerless ferris wheel in Weifang City, east China's Shandong Province, May 17, 2017. The ferris wheel, whose diameter is 125 meters, has a height of 145 meters. It is built according to the designing concept of kite and has 36 sight-seeing cabins.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/18 10:57:49

Air Zimbabwe banned from flying over EU skies

Woes continue to mount for national airline Air Zimbabwe after the European Union (EU) banned it from flying over its skies on Tuesday due to safety concerns.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/18 8:10:01

Melbourne's first Shangri-La hotel to be established in 65-storey tower

A proposed 64-storey twin-tower development in Melbourne would be the home of Victoria's first Shangri-La hotel, it was announced on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/17 9:35:47