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Art and history, a perfect trip to Italy’s Florence

Celebrated as the cradle of modern Western civilization and the birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence will give you an art overdose like no other place can. It is a city where culture, literature and sciences have always been encouraged by local rulers, first among all Lorenzo "the Magnificent" de' Medici of the powerful Medici family.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/9 0:26:14

Guinness Storehouse remains top Irish tourist attraction in 2016

Ireland on Wednesday published a list of the nation's best-performing tourist attractions of 2016, with the Guinness Storehouse remaining at the top of the most popular fee-paying attraction in the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/8 8:42:46

La Tigra National Park in Honduras

A hummingbird flies in La Tigra National Park, northwest of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on June 5, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 14:45:48

Emirates airline to launch new flgiht between Myanmar, Cambodia

The Dubai-based Emirates Airline will launch a new route between Myanmar and Cambodia directly linking Yangon and Phnom Penh starting July 1, official media reported on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 14:00:25

People visit Mutianyu section of Great Wall in mist and rain in Beijing

Photo taken on June 6, 2017 by drone shows the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall in mist and rain in Beijing, capital of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 8:52:30

China Eastern Airlines to further expand overseas business

China Eastern Airlines Tuesday signed a global strategic cooperation framework agreement with the law firm Baker McKenzie, in a bid to further expand its operations overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 8:16:56

Visitors feed giraffe in Nairobi's giraffe center

A visitor feeds a giraffe in Nairobi's giraffe center, Kenya, on June 5, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/6 9:55:00

Scenery of lotus bud amid rain in Hai'an

Photo taken on June 5, 2017 shows a lotus bud amid rain in Hai'an, east China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/6 9:53:26

Egrets frolic on river in Beijing

Egrets frolic on a river in Haidian District of Beijing, capital of China, June 5, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/6 7:55:06

Take a closer look at snail climbing in rain in NW China's Xi'an

A snail climbs in rain at a park in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, June 4, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/6 7:54:11

Scenery of Sayram Lake in China's Xinjiang

Tourists walk along the Sayram Lake in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, June 1, 2017. The Sayram Lake is a very beautiful lake surrounded by grasslands and the Tianshan Mountains in Xinjiang.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/2 14:28:05

Indonesian ‘rainbow village’ becomes Internet sensation

An Indonesian hamlet dubbed "the rainbow village" after being given a makeover in a kaleidoscope of colors is attracting hordes of visitors and has become an Internet sensation.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/2 5:03:40

In Canada, parks thrive but conservationists cry foul

On a highway in Banff National Park in western Canada, tourists hastily park their cars to catch a glimpse of a bear at the edge of the forest.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/2 5:03:40

Hair therapy boosts Istanbul’s receding tourism

With over 300 clinics specialized in hair transplant alone, Istanbul is becoming a growing hub in the industry, attracting patients from all over the world but mainly from the Middle East and the Gulf.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/2 5:03:40

Colorful salt lakes seen in Yuncheng city, China's Shanxi

Aerial photo taken on May 30, 2017 shows the colorful salt lakes in Yuncheng city, north China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/1 8:59:37

Two giant pandas make enchanting debut at Dutch zoo

The two giant pandas living at Ouwehands Zoo in the Dutch city of Rhenen staged an enchanting debut for hundreds of long-awaited admirers on Tuesday afternoon.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 14:04:51

Tourists visit Palace Museum in Beijing during Duanwu Festival holiday

Tourists visit the Palace Museum in Beijing, capitial of China, May 30, 2017, the last day of China's Dragon Boat Festival holiday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 8:33:42

Tourists have fun in flowers at parks in east China

A couple hug each other in flowers at a park in Lu'an City, east China's Anhui Province, May 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 8:32:07