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Winter fishing event held on Chagan Lake in China's Jilin

Fishermen draw in a fishing net during a winter fishing event on the Chagan Lake in Songyuan City, northeast China's Jilin Province, Dec. 14, 2017. Winter fishing on ice-covered Chagan Lake dates back to the Liao and Jin dynasties from 10th century to the 13th century.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 11:49:42

Preview of Prudential Marina Bay Carnival in Singapore

Invited guests attend the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival prior to its official opening in Singapore, on Dec. 14, 2017. Occupying an area of 25,000 square metres, the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival is scheduled to open to the public here from Dec 15. 2017 to April 1, 2018 with over 40 rides and games.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:34:07

Photocall of animals enjoying festive treats at Zoological Society of London

Squirrel monkeys look for their presents during a photocall of animals enjoying festive treats at Zoological Society of London in London, Britain on Dec. 14, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:32:08

Aerial view of lakes and rivers across China

Photo taken on Nov. 19, 2017 shows the bird's eye view of a lake in Yading Nature Reserve in Daocheng County of Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Garze, southwest China's Sichuan Province. The photos featuring lakes and rivers from different parts of China present the beauty of nature.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:29:20

Rime scenery in Altay, NW China's Xinjiang

Photo taken on Dec. 14, 2017 shows the rime scenery in Altay, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:15:05

Snowfall blankets Yinchuan, NW China's Ningxia

Photo taken on Dec. 14, 2017 shows the view of snow at Haibao Park in Yinchuan, capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:13:34

Spectacular starry night over Hoh Xil

The photo captures the beauty of starry sky over Hoh Xil in Northwest China's Qinghai Province.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/12/12 17:37:25

Attractive scenery in Kunming, China's Yunnan

Photo taken on Dec. 11, 2017 shows the winter scenery at Cuihu Park in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province. Kunming is known as the "spring city" for its mild climate and year-round green environment.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 16:05:19

Beautiful butterflies among flowers in southeast China

A butterfly is seen among flowers at Fuzhou National Forest Park in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's Fujian Province, Dec. 11, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 16:03:34

Cherry blossoms at Wuliang Mountain in SW China

Photo taken on Dec. 9, 2017 shows cherry blossoms at Wuliang Mountain in Nanjian County, southwest China's Yunnan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 15:17:39

An introduction to China's Ancient City

Imagine walking through an ancient city, then climbing a gate tower to take in a panorama view of the city and its more than 600-year-old walls. You can hear the city's heartbeat in the air. This is the Ancient City of Pingyao in Shanxi Province, a place that should definitely be on your travel itinerary if you enjoy history or ancient architecture since its origins can be traced back to more than 2,700 years ago and it boasts the most intact Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties buildings than any other city in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/5 18:33:39

People enjoy scenery of ginkgo trees in China's Chongqing

Tourists rest under ginkgo trees at Yinxing Village of Delong Township, southwest China's Chongqing Municipality, Nov. 26, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 14:51:12

University of South China in Hunan

Students play basketball at the University of South China in Hengyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Nov. 27, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 14:48:50

Scenery of Hongze Lake in China's Jiangsu

Photo taken on Nov. 27, 2017 shows the view of Hongze Lake in Huai'an City, east China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 14:46:53

Scenery of Zixia Lake in China's Hunan

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2017 shows the scenery of Zixia Lake in the Huayuan County of the Tujia-Miao Autonomous Prefecture of Xiangxi, central China's Hunan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/27 16:45:01

Citadel archaeological site in Amman, Jordan

Tourists visit the Citadel archaeological site in Amman, Jordan, Nov. 24, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/25 9:34:51

Old ginkgo tree attracts tourists in E China

A model team formed by senior enthusiasts perform under an old ginkgo tree at Daciyan scenic site in Jiande City of east China's Zhejiang Province, Nov. 23, 2017. The over 700-year-old tree attracted tourists for its golden leaves.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 8:50:44

Chinese private airline orders Boeing's Dreamliners to expand long-haul services

Boeing and Okay Airways, one of China's first privately-owned airlines, said on Wednesday that they finalized an order for five Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners on Wednesday, with which Okay Airways will expand its long-haul services.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/23 14:21:50