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Whole-process people's democracy delivers improved livelihoods in Xizang, China

The 2023 Forum on the Development of Xizang, China took place in Beijing on Tuesday.

Source:|2023-05-26 19:14

Jigong Mountain Scenic Area, Henan province

Jigong Mountain was one of the first eight scenic spots to open to the public and is among the four most popular summer resorts in China.

Source:|2022-12-19 22:57

Yinxu National Archaeological Site Park

The Yinxu Site is believed to be the first ancient capital city site that has a recorded history in China.

Source:|2022-01-24 16:40

Museum Exploration: Anyang Museum, Henan Province

The National Museum of Chinese Writing mainly exhibits Chinese characters and characters of ethnic minority groups, assembling the essence of ancient Chinese characters to explain their features and historical development.

Source:|2021-10-13 15:55

Museum Exploration: Anyang Museum, Henan Province

Established in 1958 and covering an area of more than 20,000 square meters, the Anyang Museum in Central China’s Henan province is a comprehensive history museum.

Source:|2021-09-23 16:27

Museum Exploration: Pingdingshan Museum, Henan Province

Covering an area of 30,000 square meters, the Pingdingshan Museum is the largest public cultural facility with the most investment in Henan province.

Source:|2021-09-13 17:00

Oriental Capital of Museums: Luoyang the Magnificent

Dubbed “the oriental capital of museums,” Luoyang in central China’s Henan Province has about 100 museums that harbor more than four billion cultural relics.

Source: People's Daily Online|2020-12-25 15:48

Top Picks for Holiday Travel

China's tourism recovery continues to gather speed, with destinations closer to home, road trips and private customized tours becoming main choices for tourists.

Source:|2020-09-30 11:52

Baligou Scenic Area, Henan Province

Baligou Scenic Area is located at the southern foot of Taihang Mountain, on the border between Henan and Shanxi provinces.

Source:|2020-08-01 14:40

Yaoshan Mountain Buddha Sculpture, Pingdingshan

Sitting in Lushan county, Pingdingshan in Central China's Henan province, Yaoshan Mountain was named by ancient inhabitants after the Memorial Temple of Emperor Yao.

Source:|2020-08-01 14:37

Mangdang Mountain, Shangqiu

Mangdang Mountain in Mangshan town, Yongcheng, Henan province, is known as the birthplace of the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220).

Source:|2020-07-12 15:03

Laojun Mountain, Luoyang

Laojun Mountain Scenic Spot, a sacred Taoist site in Luanchuan county, Luoyang is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Henan province.

Source:|2020-07-11 14:12

Songshan Mountain and Shaolin Temple, Dengfeng

Founded in the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534), Shaolin Temple covers an area of about 36,000 square meters and boasts a number of ancient building complexes.

Source:|2020-07-05 15:09

Hongqi Canal and Taihang Grand Canyon, Anyang

Hongqi Canal and Taihang Grand Canyon are situated in Linzhou, Henan, connecting the Shanxi, Hebei and Henan.

Source:|2020-07-04 15:15

Yuntai Mountain, Jiaozuo

Sitting at the junction of Xiuwu county in Jiaozuo, Henan, and Lingchuan county in Shanxi province, Yuntai Mountain scenic area covers 280 square kilometers.

Source:|2020-06-28 17:31

Longtan Grand Valley, Luoyang

Longtan Grand Valley Scenic Zone, located in Central China's Henan province, contains complicated and distinctive landforms, which are seldom seen at home and abroad.

Source:|2020-06-21 15:30

Yinxu Museum, Anyang

Yinxu Museum, or the Ruins of Yin, is one of China's oldest archaeological sites.

Source:|2020-06-20 14:08

Millennium City Park, Kaifeng

Millennium City Park in Kaifeng, Henan province is a large-scale historical cultural park featuring Song culture, built according to the famous painting Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival.

Source:|2020-06-14 12:57

Chaya Mountain, Zhumadian

Located in Suiping county in the south of Central China's Henan province, Chaya Mountain covers a total area of 148 square kilometers, including the main scenic area of 50 sq km.

Source:|2020-06-13 13:41

Longmen Grottoes, Luoyang

Located 13 kilometers south of Luoyang, Henan province, the Longmen Grottoes are concentrated on the east and west cliffs of the Yishui River, and stretch for 1 km.

Source:|2020-06-06 12:03

Baiyun Mountain, Luoyang

Baiyun Mountain in Luoyang, Henan province occupies an area of 168 square kilometers, which boasts five tourism spots, namely Yuhuang Summit, Jijiaoman, Baiyun Peak, old-growth forest area and Jiulonghe Sightseeing Area, all of which feature wonders and b

Source:|2020-06-03 09:18

Erlitou Site Museum of the Xia Capital

Erlitou was the site of the capital of China's first dynasty, the Xia Dynasty (c.21st century-16th century BC).

Source:|2020-05-23 11:52

More Key Villages to Promote Rural Tourism

China will list more key villages across the country to promote rural tourism, according to a circular jointly issued by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the National Development and Reform Commission.

Source: Xinhua|2020-05-22 16:14

Tourism Recover during May Day Holiday

People started going out, travel resumed and consumption bounced back during the May Day holiday all over China.

Source:|2020-05-07 14:29

Kaifeng Museum

About 1,000 year ago, a painter, most likely Zhang Zeduan, ambitiously executed a long scroll featuring the busy yet prosperous life in the city of Kaifeng, capital of the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127).

Source:|2020-04-30 11:33

Henan Museum

The current Henan Museum, located in Zhengzhou, opened to the public on May 1, 1998 and covers an area of more than 100,000 square meters.

Source:|2020-04-30 11:29

Tourism Sector to See May Day Uptick

Domestic tourism is expected to see an upswing in the upcoming May Day holiday thanks to the government's effective prevention and control measures against COVID-19 and special offers from travel agencies.

Source: China Daily|2020-04-28 15:36

Nanyang Stone-Carved Art Museum in Han Dynasty

The museum is devoted to the art of pictorial stones, which dates to China's Han dynasty (206 BC- AD 220).

Source:|2020-04-25 12:44

Museum Exploration: Luoyang Museum

Located in a more than 4000 year-old city that was the capital of 13 past dynasties and kingdoms it’s no wonder that the Luoyang Museum is a treasure trove of Chinese civilization.

Source:|2020-04-25 12:37

Tourism Will Take Time to Recover

The tourism sector will take a long time to recover as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak's severe impact on tourism-related businesses, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily|2020-04-22 15:10

Prevention Tightened at Tourist Sites

The central government will tighten up management of domestic tourist attractions to ensure orderly control and prevention work for COVID-19, according to a notice released on Monday.

Source: CHINA DAILY|2020-04-15 13:59

Tourism during Qingming a Sign that Travel Sector Slowly, But Surely, Recovering

The domestic tourism market is slowly recovering after being walloped by the novel coronavirus outbreak thanks to strong containment measures and preferential policies for travelers.

Source: China Daily|2020-04-09 14:27

Yuntai Mountain Awash in Color

Colorful flowers in full bloom have become a major attraction for tourists in the Yuntai Mountain Scenic Area in Wuxiu county of Jiaozuo city, Henan province.

Source:|2020-04-05 13:09

Central China Province to Offer 1 Bln Yuan of Loans to Cultural, Tourism Sectors

Central China's Henan province plans to offer loans of no less than 1 billion yuan ($141 million) to help revive the cultural and tourism sectors that have been hammered by the novel coronavirus outbreak, authorities said.

Source: Xinhua|2020-03-31 11:49

Attractions Continue to Reopen Nationwide

A growing number of tourism spots are reopening and travel restrictions are being loosened as the COVID-19 epidemic increasingly comes under control in China.

Source: Xinhua|2020-03-24 11:55

The National Museum of Chinese Writing

The National Museum of Chinese Writing in Henan has prepared an online exhibition A history of Chinese writing characters to illustrate the evolution of China's millennia-old writing characters.

Source:|2020-03-13 13:07

Henan Heritage Site Reopens after One-month Closure in Epidemic

ZHENGZHOU -- The Longmen Grottoes in Central China's Henan province, a world cultural heritage site, reopened to visitors on Monday, a month after its closure amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Source: Xinhua|2020-02-26 15:07

The Bishagang Park

Plum trees blossom in Bishagang Park in cold winter.

Source:|2020-02-03 14:36

Dikeng in Shanxian County

Dikeng is an underground quad in the world in Shanxian county, Central China's Henan province.

Source:|2020-02-01 16:32

Migrating Birds Gather at Baihe Wetland

Baihe Wetland, located in Nanyang city in Central China’s Henan province, is currently seeing hundreds of thousands of migrating birds arriving there to rest, according to local reports.

Source:|2020-01-07 14:18

Jianye & H Brothers Movie Town

Along the movie avenue block, Dehua Street and Datong Road are reminiscent of old times. Based on Zhengzhou at the beginning of the last century, the movie town has restored the old buildings in the early days of Zhengzhou commercial port, and transformed

Source: WhereZhengzhou|2019-12-31 09:39

China's Henan Province Promotes Tourism in Nepal

Central China's Henan province, also known as the birthplace of Shaolin Kung Fu, has promoted itself as an attractive tourism destination for Nepali travelers here.

Source: Xinhua|2019-12-27 14:32

Taihang Mountains

Taihang Mountains, stretching over 1,000 kilometers long, look most spectacular along the main line of Yangquan, Jinzhong, Changzhi and Jincheng cities.

Source:|2019-12-12 14:51

The Ecological Scenic Spot of Yanming Lake

Surrounded by green banks, Yanming Lake in Zhongmou, Zhengzhou, features a vast expanse of smoke and magnificent views.

Source: wherezhengzhou|2019-11-11 14:06

Liu Yuxi Park

Liu Yuxi Park is a cultural theme park in Xingyang, Zhengzhou.

Source: wherezhengzhou|2019-11-04 13:51

The Ancient City of Yanyue

The ancient city of Yanyue is an ancient town with the characteristics of the Central Plain.

Source: wherezhengzhou|2019-11-01 11:32

Zhengzhou Green Expo Garden

Here comethe Phalaenopsis Exhibition and the Chrysanthemum Exhibition in Zhengzhou Green Expo Garden. Indoors is a romantic Phalaenopsis exhibition that lasts from September 28 to October 31.

Source: wherezhengzhou|2019-10-28 13:36

Zhengzhou Museum

What did China's earliest darts look like? Did the ancient people play golf? If you want to learn about all kinds of sports in ancient China, you are in luck.

Source: WhereZhengzhou|2019-10-22 12:11

Cyber Celebrity Locations Turn Out to Be Tourist Attractions

An explosive growth of short videos depicting tourist destinations and delicious food is generating more passion for travel in the country, with the National Day holiday market vividly demonstrating the trend.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-09 16:11

Chinese Tourists Spend $128 B Overseas in H1: Report

Chinese tourists spent $127.5 billion overseas in the first half of 2019, according to a report released by the State Administration of Foreign Exchange.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-08 09:28

China's Forest Tourism Posts Stable Growth in January-August

China's forest tourism saw steady growth in the first eight months of the year amid ongoing government efforts to boost the industry, official data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-08 09:25

Secluded Clifftop Village Guoliang Digs out Success

ZHENGZHOU-Surrounded by the mist of early morning, a motorized tricycle carrying fresh vegetables runs slowly through a steep and rugged man-made tunnel toward Guoliang, a small village perched atop a cliff.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-20 09:27

Ancient Government Office of Nanyang

Nanyang Fuya (an ancient government office), located on Minzhu Street in Nanyang city, was built in 1271 during the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), and has a traceable history of over 740 years.

Source:|2019-01-18 16:51

Zhengzhou Yellow River Sightseeing Area

The Yellow River Scenic Area is situated northwest of Zhengzhou City, in Henan Province.

Source:|2019-01-02 11:44

The Zhongyue Temple (Zhongyue Miao)

Zhongyue Temple is a Taoist temple located at the southern foot of Taishi Mountain, a range of Mount Songshan in central China.

Source:|2018-12-24 11:12

Huangdi Hometown

Huangdi Hometown, also called the Yellow Emperor Hometown or Yellow Emperor Birthplace, is the place where Huangdi was born, raised and founded the capital of his kingdom.

Source:|2018-12-10 15:41

Songyang Academy

Songyang Academy was one of the four greatest academies for higher education in ancient China, together with Yingtian Academy in Shangqiu of Henan, Yuelu Academy in Changsha of Hunan, and Bailudong Academy in Jiujiang of Jiangxi.

Source:|2018-11-29 16:50

Shanzhou Silo-cave

While many people are running to the local pool to cool down in the scorching summer heat, some enterprising people in the village of Miaoshang, near the city of Sanmenxia, Henan province, have found a way to spend a cool summer at home.

Source:|2018-09-04 09:41

Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in the Center of Heaven and Earth

The historic monuments of Dengfeng in “The Center of Heaven and Earth”, which include the ancient architectural complex at Songshan Mountain and the site of the Xia Dynasty capital, are situated in and around Songshan Mountain in Henan.

Source:|2018-08-27 09:20

Carriage and Horse's Pit

The animal energy's carriage is the most used on land vehicle for the primitive people.

Source:|2018-08-07 17:38

Red Flag Canal Scenic Area

The Red Flag Canal was a miracle created by Linzhou people with spirit of self-reliance, hard work, self-reliance, innovation, unity, cooperation, and selfless dedication in Mao's era.

Source:|2018-08-02 10:22

Tomb of Fu Hao

The Tomb of Fu Hao is an archaeological site at Yinxu, the ruins of the ancient Shang dynasty capital Yin, within the modern city of Anyang in Henan Province, China.

Source:|2018-07-31 10:14

Taiqing Palace

Taiqing Palace is the monumental buildings of Lao Tzu, a famous thinker, philosopher, founder of the Taoist school and originator of Taoism.

Source:|2018-07-27 10:30

The Erqi Tower

The Eriqi Tower was built on September 29, 1971, to commemorate the setting up of Workers' Union of Beijing-Hankou Railway as well as the strike of rail workers held at Zhengzhou Pule Park (today's Erqi Memorial Hall) on February 7, 1923.

Source:|2018-07-26 10:25

International Jade City

The international jade city scenic spot lies in Shifosi town, Zhengping county, which is famous for jade sculptures.

Source:|2018-07-23 11:05

Guo State Museum

Guo State Museum was established to protect relics from the Guo State Cemetery, a historical and cultural site protected at the national level. The museum covers an area of 10 hectares with a building area of 6,200 square meters.

Source:|2018-07-20 10:16

Yangshao Culture Museum

Yangshao Culture Museum is situated in Mianchi county of Sanmenxia, where Yangshao culture originated.

Source:|2018-07-17 13:30

Grave of Zhang Heng

Lying in Nanyang's Shiqiao town, the Grave of Zhang Heng is the resting place of the Eastern Han Dynasty (AD 25-220) polymath who achieved wide success as an astronomer, mathematician, inventor, geographer, statesman, and literary scholar.

Source:|2018-07-13 17:20

Monumental Architecture at Mt. Songshan

Mount Songshan is one of the five sacred Buddhism mountains inChina. It is the cradle of the Zen, and is a place where Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism converge.

Source:|2018-06-29 14:41

Yuxi Baicao Garden

As a national 4A (China's second highest level) scenic spot, Yuxi Baicao Garden is a special social practice education base for primary and secondary schools in Sanmenxia, Henan province.

Source:|2018-06-26 13:33

Hangu Pass Tourist Area

Located at the junction of Henan, Shaanxi and Shanxi provinces, the Hangu Pass tourist area is 12 kilometers from Lingbao, Henan province. Covering an area of 16.9 square kilometers, the tourist area is rich in Taoism and military culture.

Source:|2018-06-26 13:28

The Great Xiangguo Temple

The Great Xiangguo temple is located in the center of the city of Kaifeng.

Source:|2018-06-20 15:47

National Museum of Chinese Writing

National Museum of Chinese Writing (NMCW) is a state-level museum constructed upon the approval of the State Council for preserving, showcasing and studying the cultural relics.

Source:|2018-06-20 10:32

Shaolin Temple

Shaolin Temple was established in 495A.D. at the western foot of Songshan Mountain, 13 kilometers northwest to Dengfeng City, Henan Province.

Source:|2018-06-19 15:58