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Xi'an to Become 3-Day-VISA-FREE!
April 20, 2014
The State Council has approved Xi'an's 72-hour visa-free policy. Though all the preparatory work is under way, the specific implementation date is not yet approved by the Ministry of Public Security, but is expected to be in about two months time.read more
Lhasa–Shigatse Railway to Open in September March 19, 2014
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Guilin to Become VISA-FREE! February 24, 2014
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Dalian and Shenyang Are Also Becoming 72-Hour-VISA-FREE January 9, 2014
Dalian and Shenyang will launch their 72-hour visa-free policies for foreign travelers in January or February next year. read more...
Chongqing Is 72-Hour VISA FREE! January 9, 2014
The State Council approved Chongqing's 72-hour visa-free policy on October 16, 2013. read more...
Li River Wrongly Described on CNN Travel's “World's 15 Best Rivers for Travelers” February 10, 2014
A list of the world's 15 best rivers for travelers was released by CNN Travel this month, and the Li River was the only one chosen from China. read more...
New Yellow Mountains Monorail to Improve West Sea Grand Canyon Access from July 9th February 10, 2014
The Yellow Mountains' West Sea Grand Canyon sight-seeing cable car is going to commence operation on July 9th, 2013. read more...
Australia to Build Replica Forbidden City Gates February 10, 2014
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Shanghai–Lhasa DIRECT Temporary Flight Service July 1st–27th February 10, 2014
China Eastern Airlines will operate a temporary direct flight service connecting Shanghai and Lhasa from July 1st to 27th, 2013, to deal with high demand. read more...
Chengdu Is Also Becoming 72-Hour-VISA-FREE February 10, 2014
The State Council has approved Chengdu's 72-hour visa-free policy. The specific implementation date for the policy will be released later. read more...
Guangzhou Becomes 72-Hour-Visa-Free from August 2013 February 10, 2014
Guangzhou will implement a 72-hour Visa-free Transit Policy in August 2013, becoming the third mainland city in China, to allow transit passengers to stay for up to 72 hours without a visa. read more...