Egrets make splash in Shanxi wetlands
Clouds float over Great Wall in N China
Fishing for prosperity
Southern culture
Crystalline waters and clear skies attract birds in the midsummer
Archaeological finds shed light on ancient civilization
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Art of transformation

When commissioned to create an on-the-spot artwork in the water town of Wuzhen in Zhejiang province, artist Ma Xinyu sought inspiration from the locals, asking them their thoughts about being in the here and now.

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Argentine teacher espouses benefits of BRI

Esteban Zottele, a 51-year-old Argentine, has always been fond of China.

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Exploring tales from Central Axis

As an expert, who has worked on many Chinese cultural treasures' applications for world heritage status, Lyu said applying for the wider recognition of the Central Axis shows stronger influence on Chinese citizens.


Temple will offer all visitors rare experiences

My first time visiting Beijing was around eight years ago. I joined a friend of mine who was starting a new business and wanted to go to Yonghegong, or the Lama Temple, to pray for success. Being new to China, I'd never seen any place like it, and since then I have been back a number of times since moving to Beijing. Yet as fascinating as the temple is, its popularity, though understandable, can detract from the visiting experience.

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Malaysian documents island life

As dusk falls, Yii Siew Siew, a Chinese Malaysian, sits on the sandy beach with her husband, totally immersed in the splendid evening glow.


What's on

Extensive and Moist, an exhibition at the Beijing Fine Art Academy, through Sunday, shows dozens of ink landscape paintings by Wen Xiang.