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Snow sculptures display at Jingyuetan scenic spot in NE China

Visitors tour around giant panda-shaped snow sculptures at Jingyuetan scenic spot in Changchun, northeast China's Jilin Province, Dec. 30, 2017. More than 100 snow sculptures will be displayed during the snow sculpture festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 12:15:49

Daily life in Nepal's Chitwan

Tourists cross Rapti river in a boat in Sauraha, a tourism hub in southwest Nepal's Chitwan district, Dec. 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 18:04:13

Giraffe gives birth in Chongqing park

A newborn giraffe and its mother at the Wildlife World of Locajoy amusement park in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. It took the mother about two hours to give birth to a 1.6m-tall calf. The mother then groomed the newborn and helped it stand up within an hour.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/12/29 14:07:31

Scenery of Meihuaping scenic spot in southwest China

Photo taken on Dec. 28, 2017 shows the scenery of Meihuaping scenic spot in Zhongshan District of Liupanshui City, southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 8:53:06

Sea gulls fly to east China's Qingdao to spend winter

Sea gulls are seen at a scenic spot in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Dec. 28, 2017. Lots of sea gulls fly to Qingdao from north to spend winter every year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 8:46:05

Ice and snow festival opens in NE China's Jilin

A hawk keeper shows his hawk at the opening ceremony of an ice and snow festival held in Siping City, northeast China's Jilin Province, Dec. 27, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:26:25

Scenery of Sanjiangyuan in China's Qinghai

Photo taken on May 20, 2015 shows Tibetan wild donkeys in Hoh Xil, northwest China's Qinghai Province. Sanjiangyuan, which translates as "source of three rivers," is home to the headwaters of the Yangtze, Yellow and Lancang (Mekong) rivers in northwest China's Qinghai Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:14:14

Wild macaques in C China approach human habitat for food in winter

Wild macaques eat sweet potatoes in Shiziguan Village, Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, Dec. 27, 2017. Each winter, wild macaques would approach human habitat to seek food.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:05:37

Stunning view of rock surface and air balloons in Cappadocia, Turkey

Photo taken on Dec. 26, 2017 shows the rock surface and air balloons in Cappadocia, Turkey. The Cappadocia region is visited by around 2.5 million local and foreign tourists every year, with some of the visitors opting to take balloon flights over the stunning landscape during their trip.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 7:54:39

Herdsmen tame horses on snow-covered pasture in N China

A herdsman tames horses on the snow-covered pasture in Xilingol, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Dec. 26, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 8:12:30

Chinese mergansers spend winter in E China's Wuyuan

Chinese mergansers are seen in the Xingjiang river in Shijian Village, Wuyuan County, east China's Jiangxi Province, Dec. 25, 2017. Wuyuan County is now a popular destination for Chinese mergansers that come here during the winters.(
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 8:11:16

Scenery of Beipanjiang river valley in SW China's Guizhou

Photo taken on Dec. 25, 2017 shows the scenery of Beipanjiang river valley in Shuicheng County, southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 9:09:17

Tibet's Dragon King Pool park home to migratory birds in winter

Bar-headed geese fly over Dragon King Pool park in Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Dec. 25, 2017. The park is home to several species of migratory birds that come here during the winters.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 9:06:43

Leisure time at tea house

Villagers drink tea at a tea house in Linhuan Town, Huaibei City, east China's Anhui Province, Dec. 24, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 9:04:27

Harmony between animals and nature

Black-necked cranes fly in Caohai nature reserve of Weining County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 16, 2017. Photos here taken in 2017 by Xinhua contract photographers present a harmony between animals and nature.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 7:49:28

Houses of ethnic Yao village in SW China's Guizhou

Photo taken on Dec. 24, 2017 shows houses at an ethnic Yao village of Youmai, Wangmo County, southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 7:43:52

Geese swim in warm afternoon sun in north China

A flock of geese are seen at a pond in Zuoyangzhuang Village, Zunhua City, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 25, 2017. Villagers tend geese here in the warm afternoon sun.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 7:41:51

Picturesque view of boating amid fog

A fisherman rows a boat on the Shuanglong Lake in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, Dec. 25, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 7:40:49