Chengdu to start 72-Hour visa-free transit policy
From 1 Sept 2013, passport holders from 45 countries are allowed to have a 72-hour visa-free transit at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport. Chengdu, Sichuan Province, will be...
Tongmai suspension bridge in Tibet to be open
The reconstruction of Tongmai suspension bridge that earlier collapsed in the Tibet Autonomous Region is underway, and the bridge will likely to put into use next month. Loca...
Lhasa renovated the old city
On 31 June, Lhasa (the capital city of Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region) completed renovation of its old city, which is a bustling cultural and commercial center. Coverin...
Shanghai to launch rapid bus system
Recently, Shanghai is launching the project of constructing its first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system. The project expected to come into operation within the year was officially ap...
Sample Countries in 3-D expected to appear in Beijing
During the inaugural meeting of the expert committee of the World Tourism Cities Federation in Beijing on Tuesday, the head of the Beijing Tourism Development Committee announced ...
Xiamen to build International Art and Finance Trading Center
An International Art and Finance Trading Center is under construction in Xiamen, the most renowned tourism city of Fujian Province. The city aims to join the club of China’s art ...
Hebei Province to open nude beach
Luan County in Hebei Province plans to open the first clothing-optional beach of North China. The county plans to invest 3.2 billion Yuan ($516 million) in the development plan of...
Beijing ranks top 4 in world city list
Beijing ranks top 4 in world city list according to the 2013 Report target="_blank" title="Shanghai">Shanghai on 28 May 2013. New York, London, and Paris are the top three. The re...
Tibet added intangible assets to preservation list
According to the Lhasa Municipal Cultural Bureau, authorities of the Tibet autonomous region have added 10 more intangible assets of Lhasa onto its preservation list. These n...
Visa-free tourists allowed retrieving prohibited goods in Beijing
On Wednesday, 29 May 2013, Beijing released a revised policy of 72-hour visa-free transit. The policy allows tourists to claim back prohibited-entry goods upon leaving Beijing und...