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Lhasa–Shigatse Railway to Open in August

July 29, 2014

It is possible to travel the Potala Palace and Mount Everest in one day. the Lhasa—Shigatse Railway is to open in August.

Kunming to Be 3-Day VISA-FREE!

July 23, 2014

Kunming has got approval to launch its 72-hour visa-free transit policy. It is the 10th city to implement this policy.

Guiyang–Guangzhou HSR to Open by 2015

July 21, 2014

Guiyang—Guangzhou HSR is to open at the end of 2014. It takes 2½ hours. from Guiiln to Guangzhou.

Wulong — a Stunning Transformers 4 Location

July 3, 2014

Transformers 4: Age of Extinction, directed by Michael Bay, was released on June 27, 2014. A 2½-minute scene of the film was shot at the mysterious and magnificent ...

Three New Panda Cubs Were Born in June

July 1, 2014

On June 27, 2014, giant panda Qing Qing gave birth her first baby at the Bifengxia Giant Panda Protection and Research Base in Ya'an Prefecture, 100 km southwest of ...

Bullet Trains Cut Beijing/Xi’an–Pingyao Trips to 3 or 4 Hours

June 30, 2014

From July 1st, 2014, the Chinese railway authority will put many newbullettrains officially into operation.One of thebenefits for tourists is that Pingyao Ancient Cit...

Guilin Karst is Now A World Heritage Site!

June 27, 2014

Following the successful inscription of the Silk Road and the Grand Canal to the World Heritage list, at the 38th Session of the World Heritage Committee on June 22, ...

A New Tourist Train on Silk Road

June 25, 2014

无标题文档 The tourist train Y2067 set off from Xi'an carrying about 600 passengers on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. This means "Chang An Hao" Silk Road tourist train has o...

Silk Road and Grand Canal Are NOW World Heritage Sites

June 24, 2014

The 38th session of the World Heritage Committee, currently being held in Doha, Qatar, inscribed the famous ancient Silk Road and China's Grand Canal, the world's long...

A Dream Come True Beijing to Silk Road Overnight!

June 5, 2014

The Xinjiang section of the Lanzhou–Xinjiang Railway began its system integration test on June 3, 2014, which means that Xinjiang's first high–speed Railway is expect...

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