Landscape photos that look like impressionist paintings

Photographer Chris Moore captures the impressionist beauty of the Okefenokee Swamp Park in Georgia, US. The golden sun filtered through the colorful canopies appears like flames on the water, while the light mist gives the images the feeling they were painted in oils.
Source: | 2017/10/26 18:26:08

1,400-year-old temple tree is pure Internet gold

This 1,400-year-old tree blesses a Northwest China temple with a spectacular autumnal explosion of golden leaves, attracting tourists every year. Thanks to the Internet, the tree is now more famous than it's ever been. In order to handle the hoards of expected tourists, caretakers at the Guanyin Buddhist Temple in the outskirts of Xi'an are requiring reservations.
Source: | 2017/10/25 19:06:58

2,800-year-old gingko trees attract tourists to temple

Gingko trees with beautiful autumn foliage at a temple in Lushan County, East China's Shandong Province. The temple has five gingko tress, each more than 2,800 years old, and autumn is the best time to visit them. The huge trunks adorned with yellow leaves cover half the temple.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/23 14:40:32

Sun Festival celebrated in Egypt

Tourists visit the Great Temple of Abu Simbel during the Sun Festival in Aswan, Egypt, Oct. 22, 2017. During the Sun Festival, crowds gather before sunrise to observe sunlight lightening the sculpture of King Ramses II which occurs twice a year, separately marking his birthday and coronation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/23 10:06:48

Stunning snapshots from autumn scenery across China

Tourists enjoy themselves at a populus euphratica forest in Mogao Town of Dunhuang City, northwest China's Gansu Province, Oct. 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/22 14:57:45

Bright-colored desert poplar forest attracts tourists

A view of the desert poplar (populus euphratica) forest in Mogao Township of Dunhuang City, Northwest China's Gansu Province. Each year, the forest attracts many tourists with its unique autumn beauty.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 15:03:20

AirAsia jet lands safely in Perth after losing cabin pressure mid flight

An AirAsia flight from Western Australian city of Perth to Bali was forced to make an emergency landing on Sunday evening after the it lost cabin pressure just 25 minutes into the flight.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 8:43:36

Harry Potter's Hogwarts Express rescues family stranded on Scottish adventure trip

A family stranded on an adventure trip in a remote area of Scotland have spoken of their magical rescue by the famous Hogwart's Express, the steam train featured in the Harry Potter movies.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 8:16:56

Autumn scenery of Kanas scenic area in China's Xinjiang

Photo taken on Oct. 14, 2017 shows the autumn scenery of the Kanas scenic area, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/15 10:33:16

New direct flight linking Yinchuan, Pattaya opens

A new direct air route linking Yinchuan, capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, with Pattaya, a resort city in Thailand, opened Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/15 6:52:48

Ethiopian Airlines eyes attracting more Chinese tourists: CEO

Ethiopia's national carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is eyeing a bigger share of the Chinese tourists' market which at more than 120 million is estimated to be the single largest tourist numbers globally.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/15 6:47:16

Wonders of the Wild

One such perfect weekend getaway where you can escape the stress of city life and get closer to nature is Hou'an village in East China's Zhejiang Province. Hou'an village is nestled in Tiantai county of eastern Zhejiang.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 23:42:56

Autumn scenery of NW China's Qinghai

Photo taken on Oct. 3, 2017 shows populus euphraticas in the west of Golmud in northwest China's Qinghai Province. Qinghai become more beautiful with the coming of autumn this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/9 8:21:50

Scenery of Yuetuo Island in Tangshan, China's Hebei

Photo taken on Oct. 6, 2017 shows cabins on the Yuetuo Island in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province. The island which resembles moon attracts a lot of tourists to visit each year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/8 9:54:41

People find various ways to spend National Day holidays

Models display a series of dresses to tourists at Yanhuagu Scenic Spot in Yuqing County of Zunyi City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Oct. 1, 2017. People find various ways to spend their National Day holidays, from Oct. 1 to Oct.8 this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/7 11:28:09

Butterflies in amazing colors seen in E China's Shandong

A butterfly is seen among flowers in the Butterfly Valley scenic spot in Yishui County, east China's Shandong Province, Oct. 6, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/7 11:04:45

Heading for autumn: Picturesque scenery after rain

Rain drops are seen on the tree leaves after a rain in Xuyi County of Huaian City in east China's Jiangsu Province Oct. 5, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/6 14:25:58

Tibet can be rewarding, but needs preparation

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region is on the list of traveling destinations for many people. Thanks to the region's many portrayals in movies and good word of mouth among travelers, Tibet is seen as a holy and mysterious land that most people want to visit at least once in their lifetime.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/28 23:29:29