Residents beat the heat in various ways as Beijing issues blue alert for high temperatures
By Li Hao, Published: 2022-07-14 19:57:56
Photo: Li Hao/GT
The Beijing Meteorological Observatory issued a blue alert on Thursday as temperature climbed to 35C.
As the heatwave hit the city, ice cream was in high demand and people grabbed umbrellas and sunscreen to avoid the scorching heat. Some residents chose to cool off by the Kunyu River outside the Summer Palace. Photos: Li Hao/GT