Sightseeing flight program to launch in Xinjiang
A tourist program of sightseeing flights will be launched in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China. The bureau said it is w...
Tai chi nominated for inclusion in the UNESCO List
China has nominated Tai chi for inclusion in the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage, with a final decision to come late this year. The application has been made by Wenxia...
Sightseeing restaurant bus goes into service in Hong Kong
Hong Kong launched its first sightseeing restaurant bus on 15, March, 2017, offering tourists to enjoy local cuisine while experiencing the most popular attractions. The sightse...
Suzhou sets out to protect its ancient city walls
Suzhou city, known as the Venice of the Orient, is going to introduce regulations to protect its 2,500-year-old ancient walls. If approved, Suzhou will become China's third city t...
Regular cruises to run to the Nansha Islands by 2020
Hainan, the southernmost province in China, will run regular cruises to the Nansha Islands in the South China Sea by 2020, according to a local government paper on tourism. Sans...
Sichuan province plans tourism routes to see pandas in the wild
Sichuan province is planning tourism routes to see wild pandas, announced by the Tourism Development Commission of Sichuan province recently. It's extremely rare to see a giant ...
Overseas visitors to enjoy tax refund in Henan province
A tax refund scheme for overseas visitors has been expanded to Henan province from March 1, 2017, which aims to boost inbound tourism and consumption. Overseas visitors who have...
Ancient tombs of Song Dynasty unearthed in Chengdu
Ancient tombs of Song Dynasty have been newly unearthed in Daliang village, Shiling town, in Chengdu recently. Archeologists believe that the newly-discovered tombs belonged to ...
Straw-made creations added in Wuyuan
Many straw-made figures are standing in a field in Wuyuan, East China's Jiangxi province. All the works are made of locally grown straws with folk features. The countryside a...
A cultural park to build on ruins of ancient capital in Henan
The construction project of a museum and cultural park will start in the first half of the year near the village of Erlitou in the city of Luoyang, Henan province, announced by th...