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People exploring China's wonders after lockdowns ease off

2022-08-06 11:27

From lofty mountains in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region to the courtyards of Naxi culture in Yunnan province, tourism in many parts of China is rebounding.

Stand-up paddleboarding making a splash in summer

2022-08-06 11:21

Urban dwellers in China are taking up paddleboarding to beat the sweltering summer heat and get closer to nature as COVID-19 restrictions limit their chances to go on long-haul trips.

Autumn tiger on the prowl

2022-08-06 11:11

Flaming maple leaves and clear blue skies, steaming hot stew and pumpkin pies, a nip in the evening air, but not much daylight to spare-the rite of passage from summer to autumn is as spectacular as it is heartbreaking.

Song's story helps introduce Qinghai charms

2022-08-06 11:07

It was a joke, a bit of horseplay, literally, that became a much-loved song. In 1939, when songwriter Wang Luobin was with other crew members on a set in the Jinyintan Grassland in Northwest China's Qinghai province, he got to know a Tibetan girl who had a part in the film. One day Wang wanted to play a joke on her and whipped the horse she was riding. The horse bolted and she nearly fell off. The girl later got her own back on him. The experience, along with the beautiful scenery, became an inspiration for Wang to create his later famous work At A Faraway Place based on a folk song of the Kazak ethnic group.

Xishi's hometown set to thrive in cultural events

2022-08-05 17:07

Zhuji, a county-level city in Zhejiang province with history and scenery, is known as the native home of Xishi, one of the "four beauties of ancient China". Xishi was a local girl who lived in a village surrounded by mountains and waters, under the rule of the Yue state in the late Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC).

New Chinese play celebrates rural teacher's accomplishments

2022-08-05 15:55

Zhang's story was adapted into a Chinese play, titled Teacher Guimei, by Yunnan Drama Theater, which launched a nationwide tour by visiting eight cities with 11 performances. On Aug 9, the play will make its debut in Beijing's Poly Theater.

Amazing China in 60 Seconds: Shaanxi

2022-08-05 10:44

Shaanxi province in Northwest China is one of the major places of origin for ancient Chinese civilization.

Qixi Festival marked in Xi'an, NW China

2022-08-05 09:45

The Qixi Festival, or Chinese Valentine's Day, fell on Aug 4 this year.

China Writers Association seeks new talent

2022-08-05 09:30

The China Writers Association recently held a launch ceremony for new creative writing plans within the mountain villages of Yiyan, Central China's Hunan province.

Master of queens' crowns shows her latest

2022-08-05 09:05

A 54-year-old experienced craftsman managed to replicate the exquisite crown of a queen who wore the original 1,400 years ago. The replica attracted many fans recently.

Shanghai Museum showcases the dawn of China

2022-08-04 15:55

An ongoing exhibition at Shanghai Museum, The Making of China: The Civilization of Xia, Shang and Zhou Dynasties, takes visitors on a journey to the beginning of Chinese civilization thousands of years ago.

Dance: Beauties of Red Boat

2022-08-04 15:49

"Beauties of Red Boat" is a dance clip from "Guardians of Red Boat", a dance drama that highlights the pioneering work, striving spirit and dedication of the Communist Party of China.

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