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Scenery of Wudang Mountains in Hubei

2015-09-03 14:30:19

Wudang Mountain, in the northwest of Hubei province, is perhaps the best known of China's Taoist holy mountains. It was listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1994.

Cultural Insider: Chinese chieftain system

2015-07-03 07:05:00

China's chieftain heritage sites will be considered by the 39th session of the World Heritage Committee, which opened in Bonn, Germany on June 28, for a listing as world cultural heritage this week.

Jinshanling Great Wall

2014-12-04 13:59:15

Located in Luanping County, Hebei Province, Jinshanling is the best preserved section of the Great Wall, with many original features.

Old craftsman worries about future of shadow puppetry

2014-12-04 13:59:15

Lv Xinzhe, a 100-year-old man from Lvzhuang village in Henan province, sticks to shadow puppetry despite its dim future prospects.

Suzhou Kunqu Opera Theater

2014-12-04 13:59:15

Suzhou Kunqu Opera Theatre of Jiangsu Province originated with the Jiangsu Provincial Su and Kun Opera Troupe, which was established in 1956.

Extraordinary Fengning Manchu paper-cut in N Hebei

2014-12-04 13:59:15

The Fengning Manchu paper-cut originated in the 18th century during the reign of Qing Emperor Kangxi (1662-1722) and developed a unique fashion and style with geographical and ethnical features.

Dujiangyan, UNESCO world cultural heritage site

2014-12-04 13:59:15

Dujianyan is not only home to an irrigation system on the Minjiang River meant to prevent flooding in Sichuan province, it is also a famous scenic spot featuring many attractions.

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