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Xi'an to Become 3-Day-VISA-FREE!
April 15, 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 more
Yangshuo Climbing Festival 2012 — Nov. 9–11 February 10, 2014

The fifth Yangshuo Climbing Festival, the most popular climbing festival in China, is going to be celebrated from November 9th to 11th, 2012.

The World's Highest National Park Is Now Open February 10, 2014

The world's highest national park, Mount Everest National Park in Tibet, opened to the public last week.

Chinese Muslims Celebrate Corban Festival 2013 February 10, 2014

Corban Festival, one of the most important Islamic festivals, is going to be celebrated on October 26th this year. People in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region can enjoy a five-day holiday from October 26th to 30th (including the weekend).

The World's Biggest Teddy Bear Museum to Open in Chengdu February 10, 2014

The world's biggest teddy bear museum is going to open in Chengdu on November 11th, after three years of construction.

Beijing Baiwangshan Red Leaves Festival 2013 Open February 10, 2014

Beijing Baiwangshan Red Leaves Festival 2012 opened on October 11th. It will run until November 15th in Beijing Baiwangshan Forest Park, about three kilometers from the Summer Palace.

The First Guilin Taohuawan Beer Festival to Hold February 10, 2014

The First Guilin Taohuawan Beer Festival will be held from September 30th to October 4th, 2012 in Lujia New Village on the bank of Taohua River and Zhengyang Pedestrian Street.

Shanghai and East China’s Zhejiang Battered by Typhoon “Haikui” February 10, 2014

A severe typhoon named Haikui, made its landfall on Wednesday morning in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province south of Shanghai, after the government relocated more than one million people out of the path of the windstorm, August 8, 2012.

Tibet Travel Permit Policy Changes February 10, 2014

Tibet permits will only be issued to groups of 5 or more persons with the same nationality, traveling from the same city to Lhasa, and arriving in and departing from Lhasa on the same day.

Longji Rice Terraces' Most Beautiful Period Arrives February 10, 2014

The irrigation of Longji Rice Terraces  begins today, which means that Longji Rice Terraces comes into its most  beautiful period: early summer, lasting from middle May to middle June.

A Unique Hotel in Yangshuo: Secret Garde February 10, 2014

The Secret Garden is a newly built hotel in Yangshuo, based on a courtyard house built in the Qing Dynasty. The hotel has 2 buildings of typical Qing style: the main house and the front building, which are separated by a beautiful courtyard.