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Tourists in E China visit ice world scenic spot to escape heat

A child plays in an ice maze at an ice world scenic spot in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, July 26, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/27 10:07:02

Hukou Waterfalls in N China enter summer flood period

Tourists watch the Hukou Waterfalls on the Yellow River in Linfen, north China's Shanxi Province, July 26, 2017. The Hukou Waterfalls enter a summer flood period due to heavy rainfall in the upstream regions.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/27 10:03:17

Airbus makes 1st direct flight between China, Portugal

An airbus A300 aircraft on its first direct flight from China's Hangzhou province to the Portuguese capital via Beijing landed on Wednesday at Humberto Delgado airport after a 13-hour flight.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/27 7:51:35

Blossoming flowers in Canberra, Australia

Photo taken on July 25, 2017 shows golden wattles, Australian national flower, in full bloom during the winter of southern hemisphere in Canberra, Australia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/26 9:07:27

Amazing scenery of Barkol grassland in China's Xinjiang

A horse grazes at the Barkol grassland in Hami, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, July 24, 2017. With an altitude of 1,650 metres, the Barkol grassland is the second largest grassland of Xinjiang. The improvement of ecological environment benefits from the ecological projects implemented by local government.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/26 8:51:30

'Minions' avoid summer heat by drifting

Tourists in Minion costumes enjoy leisure time on rubber rafts at a riverside scenic zone in Lianyuan, Hunan province, July 25, 2017.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/7/25 14:34:05

Rapeseed flower field in N China's Inner Mongolia

A bee gathers nectar at the rapeseed flower field in Shihahe Township of Bayannur, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, July 24, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/25 8:00:29

Artist Colin Chinnery tries to restore the lost audio of old Beijing

The shouts of vendors peddling their wares on the streets, the tweets of pet birds being taken out for a walk, the ringing of bells attached to roving rickshaws… close your eyes and listen to the sounds being played in a small room at the Shijia Hutong Museum in central Beijing and you will think that you have somehow traveled back in time several decades.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/23 18:08:39

New Brazilian company offers way to escape Sao Paulo’s traffic

While Uber has changed ground transport in many cities, Sao Paulo's infernal traffic jams have sparked a new app that opens the sky to commuters: Voom, a helicopter taxi service that charges according to distance and the passenger's weight.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/20 21:14:35

Surf’s up! N.Korea tourism agency tries to woo foreigners

North Korea's tourism agency has launched a website offering holiday options ranging from surfing to rice planting, despite strong US warnings to avoid travel to a nation where several trips have ended in jail.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/20 21:14:34

West Bank ‘boot camp’ for tourists still controversial

Taking in the scene of a simulated fruit market in an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank, a group of tourists ponders whether a poster-size figure of an Arab man holding a cellphone is a threat and should be shot.
Source: Reuters | 2017/7/20 21:14:34

Scenery of Guomang wetland in Gansu

Photo taken on July 18, 2017 shows the Guomang wetland in Luqu County of Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Gansu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 14:13:47

People bath in water with high amount of salt at resort

The 'Dead Sea' in Haiyan World Park in Dalian city, northeastern China's Liaoning province, has become a popular choice for tourists during the summer. It is a beach that has particularly salty water, which makes it easy for visitors to float.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/19 15:18:45

Building covered with creeper plants seen at university

A building covered with creeper plants is seen at Southwest University in Chongqing, southwest China, July 17, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/19 15:16:16

Beautiful scenery of Diaoshuilou Falls at Jingpo Lake in NE China

Aerial photo taken on July 17, 2017 shows the beautiful scenery of the Diaoshuilou Falls at Jingpo Lake in Mudanjiang City, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/18 15:18:49

Huashan Mountain scenic area enters busy season

Tourists visit Huashan Mountain in Huayin, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, July 14, 2017. The busy season started in the scenic area as large number of tourists come to visit the Huanshan Mountain in summer.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/15 7:53:21

Beauty by the lake

A five-A scenic area sanctioned by the China National Tourism Administration, Baiyangdian attracts millions of visitors every year with its cool temperatures in the summer and countless lotuses.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/14 5:03:39

Mantis plays on the lotus flower in Jiangsu

Photos show a green mantis playing on the lotus flowers blooming in Kaishadao, Nantong City, eastern China's Jiangsu Province, on July 13.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/14 15:09:09