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The Gyirong Port at China-Nepal Border Is Officially Opened

A renovated China-Nepal border port at Gyirong, South Tibet’s Shigatse city, was officially opened in December 1, 2014. Since 2006, Nepal has been Tibet's biggest trade partner for eight consecutive years. The Gyirong Port is expected to further facilitate bilateral economic development and boost tourism on both sides.  Recommended China Tibet Tours The Gyirong border port, which star ...
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China's Grand Canal And Silk Road Were Inscribed as World Heritage Sites

China's Grand Canal and ancient Silk Road were added to the World Heritage list on the 38th session of the UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee, held in Doha, the capital of Qatar on June 22, 2014.   The Grand Canal, also known as Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal is listed by UNESCO as the longest artificial waterway in the world. The 1,794-kilometer-long canal has a history of over 1,400 ye ...
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Guilin-Beijing High-Speed Train Service Opens

Good news: China’s eight major high-speed lines project - "four horizontal and four vertical" has taken shape with several new lines’ operation on December 28, 2013, including Guilin–Beijing line, Xiamen-Shenzhen line and Shanghai-Harbin line.High-speed Train Tours  recommended by Easytourchina(China's high-speed train)High-speed service reduces the travel time from Guilin, pictures ...
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Hungarian Wingsuit Flyer Died after A Tragic Jump in Zhangjiajie, China

Hungarian wingsuit flyer Victor Kovats was confirmed dead on October 9, 2013, after plunging into a valley of Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park during his warming-up performing flight for the upcoming 2nd Redbull WWL World Wingsuit Championship in Zhangjiajie of Central China's Hunan province on October 8, 2013. Kovats’ body was found with a smashed skull at the foot of 100m cliff by the ne ...
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Fifty-Nine Greater China Exemplary Organizations Were Unveiled at 2013 China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards

The results of the 6th annual “China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards” were unveiled in Shanghai in September 2013, and this year 59 of Greater China’s best travel trade organizations were on the winner list for their outstanding achievements in the booming Chinese travel industry over the past year. The 59 award winners were decided by the industry professionals’ opinions - over 38,000 ...
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British Airways Launched New Direct Flights from London Heathrow to Chengdu

British Airways, the UK’s national carrier, has launched new direct flights between London Heathrow and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport from September 22, 2013, and become the second European carrier offering nonstop service to this Southwestern China metropolis. The company will offer three round-trip flights every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday, departing from London, served by a four-c ...
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15 Chinese Members of Small Luxury Hotels of the World (Part II)

Tengchong Hot Spring Spa Villas ResortLocation: Tengchong, YunnanTengchong in Yunnan province is a true oasis of hot springs, embraced by stunning volcanoes and volcanic lakes, where there stands Tengchong Hot Spring Spa Villas Resort. Guests will be revived by a superb selection of spa villas complete with rejuvenating hot spring pools. This exclusive retreat also offers two restaurants, therap ...
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