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

Scenery of Mount Emei in SW China's Sichuan

Photo taken on Dec. 23, 2017 shows a golden statue of Buddha on Mount Emei in southwest China's Sichuan Province. Mount Emei, one of the four sacred mountains for Buddhism in China, has been placed on the World Heritage list by the UNESCO's World Heritage Committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/24 10:44:40

Air China to open flight between China, Panama in 2018

China's national carrier, Air China, is expected to open the first connecting flight between China and Panama in 2018 as the two sides have laid the groundwork, airport officials said in Panama City Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 13:32:19

1st direct flight from China's Shenzhen to Australia's tropical north lands safely in Cairns

A delegation of state officials have welcomed China's Hainan Airlines to Australia's tropical north, after the first direct flight from China's Shenzhen to Cairns landed safely on Wednesday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 11:57:15

Scenery of Erhai Lake in China's Yunnan

A local rows in Erhai Lake at Haishe Park in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Dec. 18, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 11:05:05

Birds on Gaoligong Mountain attract tourists

A bird is seen at the Gaoligong Mountain National Nature Reserve in Baoshan City, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Dec. 9, 2017. Birds of 525 known species on the Gaoligong Mountain attract many bird watchers and tourists every year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 11:02:12

Icicles scenery in Gansu

Tourists pose for photos before icicles at Dadunxia scenic spot in Jishishan County, northwest China's Gansu Province, Dec. 18, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 10:47:31

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: | 2017/12/12 17:37:25