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Yangshuo Climbing Festival to Be Held in October 2013 February 11, 2014
The sixth Yangshuo Climbing Festival is coming soon in one of China's most beautiful places — Yangshuo, Guilin, from October 25th to 27th, 2013 read more...
Prolonged High Temperatures Hit South China February 11, 2014
From July high temperatures have been continuing in most parts of South China, and the high-temperature situation is expected to be more severe in the coming days read more...
Asia's First Angry Bird Theme Park to Open in Haining February 11, 2014
Asia's first Angry Bird Theme Park will officially open in October 2013 in Yanguan Town, Haining City, Zhejiang Province. The trial operation of the park is expected to start in late August or early September. read more...
2013 Shanghai Jazz Festival to Be Held Sep. 20th – Oct. 19th February 11, 2014
The ninth Shanghai Jazz Festival will kick off on September 20th, 2013, and it will last 30 days, till October 19th. As the biggest Jazz Festival in both China and Asia, it has been held annually since 2005 read more...
Lhasa to Celebrate Shoton Week 2013 from August 6 February 11, 2014
2013's Shoton Festival will be celebrated from August 6 to 12 in Lhasa, the biggest and best Tibetan festival of the summer. read more...
2013 Xichang Torch Festival Shines Ethnic Luster on August February 11, 2014
Xichang Torch Festival will begin on July 31, 2013, in Xichang, in southwest China's Sichuan Province. The festival will last one month, till August 30. read more...
The Hani Rice Terraces Are Now UNESCO World Heritage February 11, 2014
The 37th session of the World Heritage Committee, currently being held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, inscribed China's cultural landscape of Yunnan's Hani Terraces onto the prestigious UNESCO's World Heritage List on June 22, 2013. read more...
Shenzhen Beer Festival to Be Held Jun 10th–Sep 1st February 11, 2014
The 18th Shenzhen Window of the World International Beer Festival will kick off on the evening of June 10, 2013, and it will last 81 days till September 1st. read more...
2nd Longji Terraced Fields Cultural Festival to Be Held June 10–13 February 11, 2014
The second Longsheng Longji Terraced Fields Cultural Festival is going to be held together with a Dragon Dance Competition in Longsheng County from June 10 to 13, 2013. read more...
Nanjing–Hangzhou–Ningbo High-Speed Railways to Open June 30th February 11, 2014
Two new high-speed railways linking Nanjing, Hangzhou, and Ningbo are going to open on June 30, 2013. read more...